THE VIEWER? The Actual Purpose of Art
English, hardcover, 212 pages, 60 color reproductions.
Published by Salon Studio Ilgen, Germany, 2022. ISBN 978 3 00 072728 3
Key notions: eye movements, alignment, familiarity, focus of attention, bewilderment, the brain’s need for stress and decline of stress, well-being, health.
The book offers a first theory for the natural need of having art in one’s private environment as important attribute of everyday functioning. Not unlike music, important in life’s focusing and well-being. Ilgen furthermore offers explanations how art can work as attribute of corporate social responsibility.
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"Fré Ilgen – The Changeling – Contemporary Classic"
color and black/white pictures, covering 272 pages,
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