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The Brain and Creativity in the Visual Arts
Dr. Michael Salcman
Sunday, December 2nd, 2007 // 2 pm
Cockeysville Branch
Baltimore County Public Library
9833 Greenside Drive

Dr. Salcman will discuss how the brain's visual system dominates it's view of the world and how the brain is a metaphor-making machine. He believes advances in the arts and sciences depend on the elaboration of new metaphors that rely on new associations to fuel discovery.