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Vue Fine Art & Design Creative Influences I - HD Video 2011 “Sad is the disciple that doesn't surpass his master” (Forster codex III, f. 66 v.)
“Tristo é lo discepolo che non avanza il suo maestro” (Codice Forster III, f. 66 v.)
The study of Leonardo da Vinci had a profound impact on my life, my career, and my creative thinking.
He embodied the perfect synergy of fine art, science, and technology.
This video depicts a small sample of mostly preparatory studies for paintings as well as a two well known paintings.
The purpose of my selection is to show Leonardo's powerful technical skill combined with his flare for the dramatic
in a variety of subject matter.
I created this video for two reasons; one, to pay homage to a universal genius,
and two, to have a new example for an asssignment I teach in GRAP 1150 Computer Applications to Graphics