All art contains maths

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					                        All art contains maths

Here are some famous examples of artists who use maths


     ARTIST         Mathematical link           Art link


Escher              Tessellation            Repeat pattern
                    reflection              Perspective
                                            Symmetry


Mondrian            Geometric abstraction   Abstraction



Islamic Art         Geometric patterns      Repeat patterns
                                            Symmetry


Leonardo Da Vinci   Fiobanacci sequence     Golden Ratio
Durer               Geometry                Composition
                                            Foreshortening
                                            Artificial &
                                            Natural
                                            perspective
Holbein             Transformations         Anamorphic,
Hogarth                                     trompe l’oeil



Chuck Close         Integers                Portraits
                                            colour



Brunelleschi        Linear perspective      Perspective
                                            scale


Japanese origami    Bisecting an angle      Folding
                    Congruent shapes        techniques for
                                            construction

				
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