By clairebb, Jun 28 2014 08:24PM
"We are bemused by a rhythmic association of sounds, in ritual, in rock 'n' roll, in poetry. There's a pulse which persuades us beyond reason."
Rhythm is a repeated pattern, so the idea of rhythm translates easily to visual art. If rhythm is strictly regular it is reassuring but may become boring:
Syncopation may be unsettling but is more exciting:
My first group of paintings for this project will begin with the heartbeat of rhythm.