Assembled with Deepest Respect
As a health care provider with attention to vision, I have always been fascinated by the techniques and choices of artists. I am a fan of many different art forms but the complexity of van Gogh has been a topic through the ages.I have herein taken a look at some of the theories regarding the basis of his creativity as well as offering another potential explanation based on color vision theory.Larry J Alexander OD FAAO Posted in Philosophy/Editorials
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About the Author(s)
Dr. Alexander (1948-2016) was a 1971 graduate of Indiana University School of Optometry. He served in the US Navy then served as a Professor at the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Optometry. Larry contributed to a number of chapters in textbooks and has published three editions of Primary Care of the Posterior Segment, as well as contributed to the professional literature. He also lectured extensively in the area of ocular and systemic disease. His areas of special interest included dysfunctional tear syndrome, glaucoma and macular degeneration. His lessons are the basis for this site and he will be dearly missed.