The Whole Brain at work
Here is a wonderful example of the power of a “Whole Brain” at work.
Isn’t this the Dr. “who will see you now”…
“I find a lot of people fear facing abstract notions, and will retreat to known components,” he says, “But a painter is trained to face a blank canvas, and deal with it head on. From a research point of view, that can mean looking at things in ways people haven’t looked at before. That might be in terms of microvascular blood flow, or different ways the body can heal or be encouraged to heal.”
Creativity, Dr. Semple believes, isn’t so much taught as it’s cultivated. He believes so strongly in the power of artistic training as an across-the-board driver for innovation and advancement that he recently joined the OCADU board of governors.
The full article is here