Perceptual Principles of Awesome Art

Peak Shift:

We find deliberate distortions of a stimulus even more exciting than the stimulus itself – which is why cartoon caricatures grab our attention 😉

Peak/Shift

Grouping:

It feels nice when the distinct parts of a picture can be grouped into a pattern or form.  The brain likes to find the signal amid the noise.

Gestalt  

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