O'Reilly logo

The Daily Book of Art by David Schmidt, Rebecca J Razo, Elizabeth T. Gilbert, Amy Runyen, Sharon Robinson, Gabriel Guzman, Dylan Gilbert, Colin Gilbert

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

image DAY 62 PHILOSOPHY OF ART

Creativity

THE NATURE OF INVENTIVE INTELLIGENCE

“The world is but a canvas to the imagination.”

Henry David Thoreau

image

 

Creativity is a bizarre, often misunderstood concept. It is typically classified as a sort of mystical enemy to the relatively boring world of logic in the epic battle between the left and right hemispheres of the brain. In reality, though, creativity is more of a friend to logic. In fact, you could say the two have a rather codependent relationship. Creativity allows us to come up with new ideas ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required