Age of the Right Brain

Image: Margaret Riegel

“But now that we’re hip-deep in what has been called both the ‘Creative Economy’ and the ‘Conceptual Age,’ no one can afford to ignore the artist within: the right hemisphere of the brain…

…now that computers can emulate many of the sequential skills of the brain’s left hemisphere — the part that sees the individual trees in a forest — the author Daniel Pink argues that it’s time for our imaginative right brain, which sees the entire forest all at once, to take center stage.”

Let Computers Compute. It’s the Age of the Right Brain. Janet Rae-Dupree NYT 4/6/08

Posted by Chris

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