Ideas competition for the urban regeneration of A. De Gasperi Square (Concorso di idee per la riqualificazione urbana di Piazza A. De Gasperi) Program: Public square, 3 food kiosks, 1 restaurant, 1 double level underground parking Project:...

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Leonardo Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man Explained - I’m sure you have seen Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man before; it´s one of the images most reproduced in academic books, movies, art and parodies. But what is it that makes it so special?

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Squaring The Circle by Michæl Paukner, via Flickr

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Squaring the circle thru golden section, 11.18 color light effects square and circle plus no and lett highlight 144

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( When we compare the size of Earth and Moon strange geometric synchronicities appear. The most fascinating of all is the ancient philosophical concept of ‘squaring the circle‘, that is drawing a square with the same area as that of the circle. You can also ‘square the circle’ with equal perimeters, which is what the Earth-Moon system do, to a very high degree of accuracy (99.97%).

“Constructed from steel and wrapped in a dense black flock flannel that absorbs light, ‘Squaring the Circle’ challenges the viewers sensibilities: on entering the room they see a black circular sculpture, but in the huge mirror opposite their ‘impossible reflection’ reveals them viewing a black square. ‘Squaring the Circle’ argues that if every method of inquiry reveals a particular facet of the truth or the nature of reality; their seemingly antithetical forms should find reconciliation…

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La #cuadratura del #circulo da un estilo #tecnico y #geometrico a esta #pizarra / #Squaring the #circle gives a #technic and #geometric #style to this #board

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