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Talk on Neuroaesthetics in Istanbul

What draws people to abstract art? Why are paintings of Campbell’s soup cans worth millions of dollars? Next week I’ll be speaking at the 14th Istanbul Biennial on relations between art and neuroscience, metaphoric thinking and embodied perception. A book … Continue reading

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The Future of the Brain

Here is my review of “The Future of the Brain” at the New York Journal of Books: “Fast computers coupled with biological knowledge can let us understand the workings of a wedge of actual brain tissue. The progress from measurement … Continue reading

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