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Sarcone, Gianni A.

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Works: 50 works in 134 publications in 4 languages and 2,420 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture puzzles  History 
Roles: Author, Creator, Illustrator
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Publications about Gianni A Sarcone
Publications by Gianni A Sarcone
Most widely held works by Gianni A Sarcone
Dazzling optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
"In this book we have included classic and new optical illusions that will delight children and grown-ups as well as inquisitive minds in search of solid, accessible material on this amazing subject"--Page 5
Xtreme illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Watch out! This book will scramble your eyeballs and boggle your brain with Perplexing Puzzles, Impossible Illusions, Loopy Lines, and more dizzying delights! Sound like fun? Explore the mysteries that lie right inside our own minds (including the key scientific concepts of perspective and perception) and share the magic with your friends and family. --
Eye bogglers : a mesmerizing mass of amazing illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Book of optical illusions with answers
How to draw incredible optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Offers graphic designers, teachers, and artists a how-to guide on creating optical illusions
Big book of optical illusions : over 200 original deceptive artworks & brain-fooling images by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Contains a collection of over 200 unusual illusions including hidden objects, color and brightness effects, illusory moving patterns, and image paradoxes
Impossible folding puzzles and other mathematical paradoxes by Gianni A Sarcone( file )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
"Do all problems have solutions? Is complexity synonymous with difficulty? This original collection of mathematical puzzles and paradoxes proves that things aren't always what they seem! Readers will discover that nothing is as easy or as difficult as it looks and that puzzles can have one, several, or no solutions. The fun-filled puzzles begin with The Tricky Hole, a challenge that involves pushing a large coin through a small hole in a sheet of paper without ripping or making any cuts in the paper. Advance to the Elastic Playing Card, in which it's possible to cut a hole into a playing card big enough for someone to climb through. Other incredible puzzles include Elephants and Castles, Trianglized Kangaroo, Honest Dice and Logic Dice, Mind-reading Powers, and dozens more. Complete solutions explain the mathematical realities behind the fantastic-sounding challenges."--
Super optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and French and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Travel to another mind-bending dimension and try out the brain-teasing extremes of these super optical illusions
Drawing optical illusions : create your own stunning artworks by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
"Brings together some of the best optical illusions made, and shows you how to reproduce them, step by step. It includes the whole family of visual puzzles, from geometric illusions involving lines and squares, to impossible structures that could never exist in reality and ambiguous images that represent two things at once."--Back cover
The world of visual illusions : optical tricks that defy belief! by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
For centuries, people have created and enjoyed visual illusions. Millions of illusions have been produced in the name of science, education, and above all fun, and this book looks at more than 120 of them. It features all types of illusion: size distortions, hidden figures, moving patterns, color illusions, and much more. Each illusion will fascinate, challenge, and trick the reader, but also offers an explanation of how it works, encouraging people to look differently at the world around them. Authors Gianni A. Sarcone and Marie-Jo Waeber are leading authorities on visual perception and designers of many new optical illusions that fascinate neuroscientists worldwide
Curiopticals by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"Curiopticals" is a history and celebration of one of mankind's favourite art types: optical illusions. Most of the images are genuine ancient illusions from around the world--from the earliest, experimental imagery to some modern illusions that are indistinguishable from their precessors
What are you looking at? : over 250 optical illusions & eye tricks by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A collection of amazing optical illusions of all types. Each image contains an explanation of how it works and why it fools the human brain
De wonderlijke wereld van de optische illusies by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Verzameling van afbeeldingen die spelen met gezichtsbedrog, perspectief en kleur, en daardoor een optische illusie opwekken
Amazing visual illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Visual Illusions
Fantastic optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
New optical illusions : over 150 deceptive images and brain-fooling illustrations by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Nieuwe optische illusies : meer dan 150 originele misleidende afbeeldingen by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Optical puzzles : 270 captivating puzzles to test your eyes and brain power by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A collection of 270 visual conundrums to test your perception and boost your intelligence
Eye tricks : more than 150 decepive images, visual tricks, and optical puzzlers by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Filled with 150 colourful optical illusions, all sourced, designed and drawn up by archimedes-lab.org, the puzzle and illusion creator
Hidden picture puzzles by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
They are right before your eyes, but your brain can be tricked into seeing something entirely different, or not seeing it altogether. They hide secrets in plain sight. Here are 135 of the most interesting and challenging optical illusions from one of the masters of the art. Start easy, and go up the ladder of difficulty to test your powers of visual perception. All the answers are there, as well as the explanations of why and how things can be seen
L'étrange univers des illusions d'optique by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Bienvenue dans un monde fascinant, où tout n'est qu'illusion ! Vertige, trouble, éblouissement, hallucination : chaque chapitre est une plongée dans un univers riche en sensations. Les images clignotent, penchent, tournent, les formes et les couleurs semblent changer... Méfiez-vous des apparences ! Certains phénomènes optiques sont explicables, mais bien d'autres restent mystérieux. Etes-vous prêt pour un voyage immobile ? Attention au tournis ! Plus de 80 illusions inédites !
 
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Alternative Names
Gianni A. Sarcone Italiaans kunstenaar
Gianni A. Sarcone Italian author, artist, designer, and researcher in visual perception and cognitive psychology
Gianni Sarcone
Gianni Sarcone è un artista, scrittore e inventore italiano, bilingue.
Sarcone , Gianni
Sarcone Gianni 1962-....
Sarcone , Gianni Antonio
サルコーネ, ジャンニ・A.
Languages
English (73)
French (5)
Japanese (4)
Dutch (2)
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