The Geometry Of Art And Life

Author: Matila Costiescu Ghyka
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486235424
Size: 52.56 MB
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This classic study probes the geometric interrelationships between art and life in discussions ranging from dissertations by Plato, Pythagoras, and Archimedes to examples of modern architecture and art.

The Geometry Of Art And Life

Author: Matila Costiescu Ghyka
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486235424
Size: 70.71 MB
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This classic study probes the geometric interrelationships between art and life in discussions that range from Plato, Pythagoras, and Archimedes to modern architecture and art.

Numbers And Geometry

Author: John Stillwell
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461206871
Size: 21.52 MB
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Moreover, this book will be popular with graduate students and researchers in mathematics due to its attractive and unusual treatment of fundamental topics.

Art And Geometry

Author: William M. Ivins
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486143589
Size: 53.36 MB
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This highly stimulating study observes many historical interrelationships between art and mathematics. It explores ancient and Renaissance painting and sculpture, the development of perspective, and advances in projective geometry.

Geometry Of Design

Author: Kimberly Elam
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568982496
Size: 44.69 MB
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This work takes a close look at a broad range of 20th-century examples of design, architecture and illustration, revealing underlying geometric structures in their compositions.

The Geometry Of Creation

Author: Robert Odell Bork
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754660620
Size: 20.99 MB
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This book offers a new perspective on Gothic architectural creativity.

Sacred Geometry Of Nature

Author: Francene Hart
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 159143274X
Size: 32.68 MB
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A fully illustrated inspirational art book from visionary painter Francene Hart • Includes more than 80 full-color reproductions of Hart’s intricate watercolor paintings and the stories behind them • Recounts the evolution of her art ...

The Geometry Of Love

Author: Margaret Visser
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504011708
Size: 12.49 MB
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A “delightful” tour of Rome’s St. Agnes Outside the Walls, examining the stories, rituals, and architecture of this seventeen-hundred-year-old building (The Christian Science Monitor).

Beautiful Geometry

Author: Eli Maor
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400848334
Size: 38.37 MB
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As much a work of art as a book about mathematics, Beautiful Geometry presents more than sixty exquisite color plates illustrating a wide range of geometric patterns and theorems, accompanied by brief accounts of the fascinating history and ...

Intimate Geometries

Author: Robert Storr
Publisher: The Monacelli Press, LLC
ISBN: 1580933637
Size: 78.91 MB
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Renowned critic and curator Robert Storr, acknowledged as Bourgeoiss leading interpreter, presents a chronological account of the artists career, weaving in thematic discussions accompanied by sequential portfolios of the artists work.