ge·stalt or Ge·stalt
(g-shtält, -shtôlt, -stält, -stôlt)
A physical, biological, psychological or symbolic configuration or pattern of elements so unified as a whole that its properties cannot be derived from a simple summation of its parts. Also called gestalt phenomenon.
"Gestalt Artforms is a vehicle for the creation, promotion and distribution of art that would otherwise find no voice. The organization is separated into 3 record labels; Gestalt Records, Gestalt Signals and Pseudopod Records, and the primary company, Gestalt Artforms, which also features visual and performance art ventures. Gestalt Records features a wide range of music genres, including Rock, Indie Rock, Metal/Industrial, Electronic/Experimental and Goth."