Eye scans show that artists tend to look at broader elements of a scene, with less concentration on the center items than ‘regular’ people. I’ve had this argument about how and what artists see as opposed to non-artists. It doesn’t meant that artists are better, just different.
Cognitive Daily: Artists look different
The fact is, I know I don’t see the world the way most people see it. Often, that is a disadvantage. You could even say that an artist is handicapped… sort of.
Like some artists, I don’t necessarily recognize faces all that well. If you didn’t study this, you might think that it would be the opposite, but artists look at a bigger picture, as the article explainsTags: Art