Art inspired by mathematics

The goal of this project is to stady connections between mathematics and art and architecture.We would like to show how mathematics is not just about formulas and logic, but about patterns, symmetry, structure, shape and beauty. We will study topics like Painting, Pyramids, The Golden Ratio,The Platonic Solids and Polyhedra, Perspective, Kaleidoscopes, Symmetry, Patterns and Tilings, Mazes and Labyrinths, music and ect After taking this project our students/pupils will look at the world with new eyes and notice mathematical structures around them.


Patterns, tilings and tessalations

Posted by: Jolanta Grzywnowicz


We live in the World which is surrounding by patterns, tilings and tessalations. We can find patterns and tilings in  everyday life in craft as well as in fine Arts. For everybody it is natural and we usually forget that it  is mathematics !As for that our first task is get to know more about patterns, tilings and tessalations, how to create them and where we can find them in Art. Constanta and me organized special lessons about patterns and tilings  and we encouraged our Romanian and Polish students to prepare their own patterns or tilings with using...