The brain and illusions
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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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ARTS - Spanish street artist Pejac brings his magic to Istanbul

ARTS - Spanish street artist Pejac brings his magic to Istanbul | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
It is definitely not an illusion: Spanish street artist Pejac painted three pieces on the walls of Üsküdar
Gerald Carey's insight:

Lovely, minimalist illusions by Pejac. Only three, but very compelling.

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The Bizarre Street Art of Daan Botlek | Colossal

The Bizarre Street Art of Daan Botlek | Colossal | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
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Very clever but abstract.

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A Simple Illusion that Completely Screws Up Your Sense of Space

A Simple Illusion that Completely Screws Up Your Sense of Space | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
The Café Wall Illusion is so simple, it's also called the Kindergarten Illusion. It's a combination of color, line, and tiling, and it completely screws up people's spatial reasoning.
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The Missing Brick Optical Illusion

The Missing Brick Optical Illusion | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
The object of this missing brick optical illusion is to figure out whether or not the brick would fit into the open space in the wall.
Gerald Carey's insight:

Just a trick but it's effective.

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Brightly Colored, Mind-Boggling Optical Illusions Created In Deserted Spaces - DesignTAXI.com

Brightly Colored, Mind-Boggling Optical Illusions Created In Deserted Spaces - DesignTAXI.com | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Brightly Colored, Mind-Boggling Optical Illusions Created In Deserted Spaces - DesignTAXI.com
Gerald Carey's insight:

Wow! These are very clever painted illusions by Georges Rousse. Inspiring stuff.

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