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From Abstract Painting to Information Visualization
May/June 2007 (vol. 27 no. 3)
pp. 12-16
Kang Zhang, University of Texas at Dallas
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.

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Index Terms:
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
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