Swarmless Ground

Title: Swarmless Ground Size: 99 cm x 130 cm Artist / Location / Date: C. Hebell, Berlin 2012 Material Painting / Frame: Oil on canvas:


There is a swarm in the painting with less ground. The picture is said to be dealing with swarm intelligence on a low level. Swarm intelligence or intelligent swarming describes the swarming of a swarm which retains its form almost completely while swarming even when the swarm suddenly changes course. Splits of seconds bring such variations about. Painters also have swarm intelligence due to the fact that they frequently occur in swarms. Swarm associations such as the “Blue Rider” or “The Bridge” were rooted in swarm intelligence. The bridge people for instance kept… Continue reading