The Gestalt Principles: Theory of Good Design Psychology
OCTOBER 14, 2022
The Gestalt Principles: Theory of Good Design Psychology. The Gestalt Principles are rules of composition and arrangement. They are based on the idea that there is a natural way that objects, people, and things fit together in space. These principles are Similarity, Continuation, Closure, Proximity, Figure/Ground, Common Fate, Symmetry and Order. In the early 20th century, an Austrian-Hungarian psychologist named Max Wertheimer set out to discover what was behind how humans perceived reality.