Drawing is thinking

November 20, 2009 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

Kottke highlights my favorite quote from this video of Milton Glaser reflecting on the relationship between drawing and thinking:

“It is only through drawing that I look at things carefully.”

The book Milton said he was working on is now available. “Based on the idea that all art is a form of meditation … the primary intent [of Drawing is Thinking] is to explore how the mind works in its attempt to create reality.”


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Jason R. Atwood

I'm an avid trail runner and doctoral student at U.C. Berkeley who studies motivation and the relationship between the mind and body. This blog is a forum to share research, news, and musings about these topics of interest. More

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