Image Pattern Analysis

Investigating what artists do began a process that led to becoming one. Instead of decomposing imagery into numbers as in scanning, the artistic creation process is holistic. Computer handling of images is at the core of many activities. Increased internet access via fast connections will accelerate need for and interest in computing that derives conceptual or linguistic information from images.

Research activity consists of exploring Open Questions. They may be visual representation or mathematical in nature.

Minimal and maximal representations of scenery give rise to the key question "what communicates nature in images people create?"

6/9/2000 Version