13.5 x 19 x .75, mixed media on panel. Fifth in the series ("M5").
Possible Universals, with associated pages in the CONTINUA-TION book:
Logical notion of part/whole (177)
Numerals (counting) (132)
Tying material (90)
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0796. The album format in music is still useful in terms of providing a focus for the activity. Series work the same way in visual art.
1133. All creative people should keep lists (and work in series). If creative work is in the flow of your life, why not begin the serial process and follow it through? A natural branching occurs the longer you do it. But the objective is not only to gather and glean, but to also cultivate and prune the list, and give it power to be generative.
1405. There are two basic ways to add cohesion to creativity: 1) create the work, then serialize; and, 2) create similar pieces in an existing series. This also works in music where you can compose first, then add to a collection (album) or define the framework for the album and fill it in accordingly.