The Geometry Of Art And Life

Author: Matila Costiescu Ghyka
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486235424
Size: 44.69 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.

Art And Geometry

Author: William M. Ivins
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486143589
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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: 22.54 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.

Geometry And The Visual Arts

Author: Daniel Pedoe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486244587
Size: 77.34 MB
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This survey traces the effects of geometry on artistic achievement and clearly discusses its importance to artists and scientists.

The Painter S Secret Geometry

Author: Charles Bouleau
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486795500
Size: 36.64 MB
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Richly illustrated examination of Western visual arts shows how great masters and modern painters employed the "golden mean" and other geometrical patterns. Cult classic and essential guide for art history students.

The Curves Of Life

Author: Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486237015
Size: 13.79 MB
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The significance of the spiral in nature, art, science, and the phenomena of life and growth is probed

The Geometry Of Lov

Author: Jessica Levine
Publisher: She Writes Press
ISBN: 1938314638
Size: 59.64 MB
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These are the questions asked in The Geometry of Love, a novel about a love triangle set in New York in the 1980s, then fast-forwarding to Northern California 20 years later.

The Divine Proportion

Author: H. E. Huntley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486131874
Size: 28.51 MB
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Discussion ranges from theories of biological growth to intervals and tones in music, Pythagorean numerology, conic sections, Pascal's triangle, the Fibonnacci series, and much more.

The Geometry Of Biological Time

Author: Arthur T. Winfree
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1475734840
Size: 57.40 MB
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In particular the work on excitability in cell membranes will be thoroughly updated as will the references throughout the book.