The Laws of Perception

In Visual Arts of 3rd of E.S.O.  we are learning about the principles of Perception and trying to explain  how we perceive parts of objects and form whole objects. Gestalt is a psychology term which means “unified whole”. It refers to theories of visual perception  developed by German psychologists in the 1920s. These theories attempt to describe how people tend to organize visual elements into groups or unified wholes when certain principles are applied.

Here you can see again the presentation we used in class for your future reference.


Visual Arts II: The Elements of Art

For those unfortunate ones who, either were not in class and couldn’t watch the video or, while being in class, didn’t pay enough attention; here is the video about the elements of Art. Now you can take the required notes about it in the Cornell notes format.