Issue No.03 - May/June (2007 vol.27)
Kang Zhang , University of Texas at Dallas
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCG.2007.58
This article studies some of the theories used in abstract painting and their existing and potential applications to information visualization. The authors relate the three dimensions of painting--form, color, and texture--various visual cognition principles, and finally aesthetic compositions used in abstract painting for effective information visualization.
aesthetic computing, non-photorealistic rendering, abstract art, abstract painting, information visualization
Kang Zhang, "From Abstract Painting to Information Visualization", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.27, no. 3, pp. 12-16, May/June 2007, doi:10.1109/MCG.2007.58