Author Archives: Giorgio Bertini

About Giorgio Bertini

Director at Learning Change Project - Research on society, culture, art, neuroscience, cognition, critical thinking, intelligence, creativity, autopoiesis, self-organization, rhizomes, complexity, systems, networks, leadership, sustainability, thinkers, futures ++

Frida Kahlo: endurance and art

In 1913, in the Coyoacán district of Mexico City, the 6-year old Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón contracted poliomyelitis, enduring a convalescence of 9 months. About 8500 people across the USA were to die as a result of the … Continue reading

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Collective Creativity: Art and Society

Collective Creativity offers an analysis of the explosion of artistic creativity currently taking place on the South Pacific island of Rarotonga. By exploring the construction of this art-world through the ways in which creativity and innovation are linked to social … Continue reading

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Musical Mnemonics Enhance Memory in Children

The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of musical mnemonics vs. spoken word in training verbal memory in children. A randomized control trial of typically-developing 9– 11-year-old children was conducted using the Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test … Continue reading

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Mozart for Babies

 

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Renaissance Lute

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Chopin – Nocturnes

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