The capacity to generate or recognize ideas, alternatives, or possibilities that may be useful in solving problems, communicating with others, or entertaining ourselves and others. go to glossary index
When talking about the Internet, creativity refers to the graphic design of a site. Among the numerous definitions of creativity we would like to point out the simple and precise one given in 1929 by the mathematician Henri Poincaré: ‘Creativity means putting together existing items through new, useful connections'.(from Wikipedia, free encyclopaedia)
Underlying driver for design and innovation. After attributing creative ability to divine inspiration, serendipity, lateral thinking, cognitive process or personality, most people have now come to accept that everyone can be creative. However, how easy it is for people to be creative, and how radical the ideas they generate are will vary.
A complex mental process that is very difficult to define or measure. Creativity is more than the ability to draw well as many people believe. It involves putting together new, different, and unique ideas. It is found in all children to a certain degree. Creative thinking can be used in all content areas, not just art. Some of the experts in the field include J.W. Getzels, P. Jackson, J.P.Guilford, E. Paul Torrance, and Frank Williams.
The belief system which holds that one possesses the ability to bring into existence new, novel and imaginative forms, as if out of nothingness. Behind this belief is the observable fact that visual forms evolve out of disciplined thinking processes. In art, these individuals have both this belief system and a preference for thinking is visual forms rather than words.
The production of previously non-existent information. All new items of information are based on preceding ones, and they are "new" because they restructure the preceding items and/or insert foreign informational elements ("noises") into them.
allowing Soul to flow through the 4 lower bodies manifesting as creative process in all its multitudinous forms. This energy is inspired and inspiring. When one experiences creativity, one is in the at-one-ment with Soul which is our Heart's yearning. This is a Soul quality. (see Soul qualities)
Creativity (or creativeness) is a mental process involving the generation of new ideas or concepts, or new associations between existing ideas or concepts. From a scientific point of view, the products of creative thought (sometimes referred to as divergent thought) are usually considered to have both originality and appropriateness. An alternative, more everyday conception of creativity is that it is simply the act of making something new.
Creativity is a monthly magazine covering all things creative in advertising and design. The magazine, launched in 1986, provides a showcase of the best ideas across all areas of consumer culture, an exploration of the talent and techniques behind the work and insight on the people and the trends shaping brand creativity.