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Emma Lee Cracknell

I discovered the paintings of Norwich University of the Arts student Emma Lee Cracknell via the above collaboration, Jouissance II, completed with fellow MA student… 455 more words

Contemporary Art

Week One - Abstraction; Subtraction; Absence

Buff, a series by Charles Cohen, demonstrates that art doesn’t always have to be a full canvas. In this case, it’s what is missing or absent that changes ones perspective with the particular piece, altering it for each individual that views it in that it won’t and truly can’t be seen in the same way depending on that individual’s own personal experiences. 72 more words


Maps and Abstraction

The entire history of software engineering is that of the rise in levels of abstraction.
Grady Booch, The Limits of Software

That I was always a supporter of the idea that in object-oriented languages there is almost no place for…

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