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Sarcone, Gianni A.

Overview
Works: 71 works in 186 publications in 3 languages and 3,178 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Literature  Picture puzzles  Toy and movable books  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Illustrator, Creator
Publication Timeline
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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 )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and held by 623 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 313 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 )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Book of optical illusions with answers
How to draw incredible optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 234 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 147 libraries worldwide
Optical illusions are fun to look at and study, and when presented in a book like this one, they make great puzzles for readers to solve. The Big Book of Optical Illusions displays more than 200 eye-foolers, all of them guaranteed to confuse while they also entertain. Optical illusions take many different forms, and this book features the best of them, ambiguous and impossible depictions of spatial areas, hidden objects contained in an illustration, color and brightness effects, size and shape misperceptions, the illusion of moving patterns, and image paradoxes. Readers will also find a glossary and a gallery of classic illusions. Full color throughout, with illustrations on most pages
Ultimate eye twisters : a mesmerizing mass of optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
"It's time to be perplexed by the most eye-twisting and brain-bending of optical illusions! Seeing is normally believing--but not in this book! A feast of optical trickery and mesmerizing puzzles awaits you. Colourful, curious and crazy, you'll see things you never though possible. Amaze your friends and family with these awesome illusions!"--Page 4 of cover
Impossible folding puzzles and other mathematical paradoxes by Gianni A Sarcone( file )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 105 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 97 libraries worldwide
Travel to another mind-bending dimension and try out the brain-teasing extremes of these super optical illusions
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 83 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
Brain busters by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2019 in Undetermined and English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
"This title in the series will show you how to play tricks on your brain! Observe contour illusions and after-affects, learn about blind spots, and use everyday materials to create your own incredible brain busters."--Amazon.com
Motion madness by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"This title in the series will demonstrate how your eyes see and interpret light and motion, sometimes in the strangest ways! Watch static images come to life, learn about saccades and peripheral vision, and fool your friends into thinking you can make objects move with a special trick."--Amazon.com
A trick of the light by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
"This title in the series looks at how light, color, and shade can mess with your mind! Learn how contrast, assimilation, and after-image can make things change color in front of your eyes, and recreate these amazing illusions for yourself with fun experiments."--Amazon.com
Curiopticals by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
"Curiopticals" is a history and celebration of one of mankind's favorite 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
Shape shifters by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
"This title in the series will play around with your ideas of perspective and space! Learn about hybrid illusions, ambigrams, and impossible shapes and structures, and make your own versions of these incredible illusions."--Amazon.com
Optische illusies by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
1 edition published in 2019 in Dutch and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Van stromend water op papier tot verdwijnende vormen: fop je hersenen met verrassende illusies. Verzameling van afbeeldingen die spelen met gezichtsbedrog, perspectief en kleur: Met tips om zelf illusies te maken. Vanaf ca. 13 jaar
Amazing visual illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Puzzles
New optical illusions : over 150 deceptive images and brain-fooling illustrations by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
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 56 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
Fantastic optical illusions : more than 150 deceptive images and visual tricks by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Can you trust what you see? Of course you can't, and that's part of the fun! Fantastic Optical Illusions contains more than 150 illusions of all types, all waiting to blur your vision and send your brain into a spin
Fantastic optical illusions by Gianni A Sarcone( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Presents various optical illusions for the reader to perform which illustrate how visual perception can be distorted
 
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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 artista, scrittore e inventore italiano
Gianni Sarcone italienischer Schriftsteller, Mathematiker, Erfinder und Künstler
Sarcone , Gianni
Sarcone Gianni 1962-....
Sarcone , Gianni Antonio
جيانى اى. ساركون
サルコーネ, ジャンニ・A.
Languages
English (90)
French (2)
Dutch (1)
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