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Synesthesia: Art and the Mind

Four essayists explore the impact of synesthesia, or the involuntary joining of the senses, on the work of artists who are, or who are suspected to have been, synesthestic. They include David Hockney, Joan Mitchell, Tom Thomson, and Vincent van Gogh. Carol Steen is a New York-based synesthestic artist. Greta Berman is professor of Art History at the The Juilliard School. Daphne Maurer is professor at the Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behavior at McMaster University.)

62 pp 12 col. ill. 10,5 x 8.5 in softcover

Greta Berman, Carol Steen, Daphne Maurer & Patricia Albers