Artwok just can't figure whether it's the chicken or the egg. Which came first? A lot of playfully designed eggs are in the minimalist art basket.

Helen of Troy chicken and egg situation

Simplicity is visual economy

If it's not one thing, it's another, archetypal example is a minimal pixel visual argument, evaluating explanations for the relative simplicity of the ideas in graphic art.

The chicken or the egg, which came first? A lot of playfully designed eggs are in the minimalist art basket.

Meaningful arguments are simple

Simpler implies both truth and beauty.

The harder part of art criticism is a fossilized theory. Simplicity is legible minimalism.

The golden ratio visual argument for meaningful art ideas that explore the physical and emotional potential of goofiness.

Which was the first, chicken or egg ?

The egg-chicken hybrid was the first, like those mermaids who are more ancient than both graphic fishes and human beings. Simplicity boils down to two steps: Identify the essential. Eliminate the rest. New rationale, old goal: twisted humor, full circle reasonning.

He who knows what best to omit is the best teacher.

Otto Neurath