Entropy and Art: An Essay on Disorder and Order

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1971 - Art - 64 pages
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This essay is an attempt to reconcile the disturbing contradiction between the striving for order in nature and in man and the principle of entropy implicit in the second law of thermodynamics; between the tendency toward greater organization and the general trend of the material universe toward death and disorder.

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The title is great, but it is actually more about science than art, so I'm finding it dense reading - very technical, but fascinating. Read full review

Review: Entropy and Art: An Essay on Disorder and Order

User Review  - Goodreads

The title is great, but it is actually more about science than art, so I'm finding it dense reading - very technical, but fascinating. Read full review

Contents

Information and order
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The virtue of constraints
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Homeostasis is not enough
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