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Juan Gris, Portrait of Picasso (detail), 1912. (source: Wikipedia)

How Cubism Changed The Way We See The World

When we create art, how do we account for how we actually experience the world? In representing things, how do we represent them as we experience them in space and time?

Take an apple as an example. Traditionally, the painting of an apple would be “mimetic”. A painter would mimic all those…



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Steven Gambardella

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