use pointillism in a sentence.
Using • you can recreate pointillism :)
Well, he is doing pointillism.
That's a good point, and in any case pixel art is not that far from pointillism or other mosaic-based artforms.
The thing that struck me, and also had me saying "of course" while watching the credits for Wall-E was the animation showing a timeline as it were, of different painting styles from cave wall art through to Van Gogh, pointillism, etc.
His point about code fashion is also equally valid, what Seurat did with pointillism is impressive, printing a picture on on your inkjet is not, even though what Seurat did is essentially the same thing.