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The effect of the Alexander Technique on both the creation, appreciation, and interpretation of the visual arts are scantily addressed in the Alexander Technique literature. Articles – General A short article by Dr Wilfred Barlow discusses how the Alexander Technique influences the artist in their view and portraiture of the body.[1] A short article, ‘A painter’s training’,[2] by George J. D. Bruce concludes: To summarise, an Alexander training will affect the artist’s work (i) from a point of view of intelligent selection of the material...