Re: True quotes

David Perrell (
Fri, 19 Jul 1996 17:42:59 -0700

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Subject: Re: True quotes 
Date: Fri, 19 Jul 1996 17:42:59 -0700

Walter Ian Kaye wrote:

>   Neither art nor science should be considered secondary to the other.

Agreed. According to Webster's, science *is* a "liberal" art. As opposed to
a "fine" one. (The liberal artist seeks. The fine artist knows.)

> Besides, there's a lot of science *in* art. Consider Bezier curves... ;)

Archly, I do, with carnal knowledge. Long ago wrote a rendering function,
in assembler, on an 8088 PC. (Subdivision algorithm. Simple, recursive
bitshifting. Art of programming, minimalist school.)

David Perrell