September 30, 2010

Mathematics and the Arts Are Related

The view of most people is that art and mathematics could not be more different. One is left brain, the other right brain. One is creative, the other analytical.

However, they are very closely connected. The original impetus to projective geometry came from perspective drawing, 19th ideas of autonomy, freedom, and dignity, led the advance into the abstraction.

Below picture is all-in-one of mathematics, art and nature.
Is it fun? :)


3 comments:

  1. Golden Ratio phi for FTW

    it is also in music too... the tonic note, the fifth and the major and minor sixth

    and of course in architecture...

    cheers!

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  2. Wow...nice way of putting spiral :)

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