Friday, February 4, 2011
Kanizsa interpretation into prints
What do you see?
The Kanizsa triangle is an optical illusion first described by the Italian psychologist Gaetano Kanizsa.
Your interpretation may be that of the outline of a triangle with a white upside down triangle over it. Of course that isn't what has been drawn there is it? In Prints and fabrics a lot can be done with our minds ability to fill in the blanks and interpretation of information. Here is a sample print using this technique.
For more information on the subject check out Dr. Weinschenk post, here