Art, Mathematical

Art, patterns, and "things" with their basis in geometry, fractals, the golden mean, Fibonacci sequence, spirals, tessellations, and more. Related pins are in "Stunning Stairways," "Art & Artists," and "Architecture & Engineering."
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"red and white rabbits tessellation" -- Click through for a number of rather cool tessellations made using the program "Tesselmania."

"red and white rabbits tessellation" -- Click through for a number of rather cool tessellations made using the program "Tesselmania."

"Classical Celtic pattern" -- many patterns free to download at the click-through.

"Classical Celtic pattern" -- many patterns free to download at the click-through.

"The Fibonacci Little Owl," by ark4n on deviantART -- "Let's play with the Golden Ratio ^_^ "

"The Fibonacci Little Owl," by ark4n on deviantART -- "Let's play with the Golden Ratio ^_^ "

"Chihuly At Phipps [Conservatory in Pittsburgh] - Art Glass Exhibit," by Marc_714, via Flickr -- As always, Chihuly is simply stunning!

"Chihuly At Phipps [Conservatory in Pittsburgh] - Art Glass Exhibit," by Marc_714, via Flickr -- As always, Chihuly is simply stunning!

"World's Largest Artwork Created on Frozen Lake Baikal! [Siberia]" -- Jim Denevan's work spans nine square miles!!! Click through for more incredible photos and information about how and why this was done.

"World's Largest Artwork Created on Frozen Lake Baikal! [Siberia]" -- Jim Denevan's work spans nine square miles!!! Click through for more incredible photos and information about how and why this was done.

"Aon Celtic Art" -- A very good tutorial (with an animation, as well) on how to create a Celtic Knot.

"Aon Celtic Art" -- A very good tutorial (with an animation, as well) on how to create a Celtic Knot.

"Eiffel Tower: Would you have thought that this is the Eiffel Tower at night?" Photo by mistca, via Flickr.

"Eiffel Tower: Would you have thought that this is the Eiffel Tower at night?" Photo by mistca, via Flickr.

The golden ratio, or phi (approximately 1:1.62), "occurs in nature in the form of leaf and seed patterns, sea shells, storm systems and galaxies. It even occurs in DNA."

The golden ratio, or phi (approximately 1:1.62), "occurs in nature in the form of leaf and seed patterns, sea shells, storm systems and galaxies. It even occurs in DNA."

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