INTERESTINGNESS

Term in psychological aesthetics. The quality in a work of art that arouses interest rather than pleasure. Interestingness will increase with levels of complexity and uncertainty of the work.

INTERESTINGNESS: "Interestingness is a quality seen in works of art."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "INTERESTINGNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/interestingness/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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