Collin Ellard

Author; professor of cognitive neuroscience and director, Urban Realities Laboratory, University of Waterloo.

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Minimalists were all about perception — seeing something that was beautiful in a different way.

How space, place, and clutter impact our mood

Minimalists were all about perception — seeing something that was beautiful in a different way.

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