Art of the image

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Art of the image

Jon Winegarner and Reza Gray look at his creative collage art at the opening of his show, “Apophenia,” at MadDog Gallery last last Friday night, March 3. The show runs through the end of March. Apophenia is the human tendency to see pattern and meaning (such as images of Jesus and the Virgin Mary) in everything from clouds to collages. “The more you look, the more you see,” Winegarner says. “The viewer projects any meaning or appreciation based on their own life experiences, understandings, beliefs or expectations; they play at what neuroscientists call apophenia.” Todd Adams photos

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