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Sharp, John
Art Inspires Geometry.
Math. Sch. (Leicester) 33, No. 1, 25 (2004).
2004
Mathematical Association (MA), Leicester
EN
G10
M80
THEO VAN DOESBURG
ART AND MATHEMATICS
PUZZLES FROM ART
mathematical applications
Mathematics and art have many links, some more obvious than others. At the beginning of the twentieth century, the influence of geometry especially was very widespread. The geometry also offers inspiration for investigation in many ways in the mathematical classrooms as well as the ability to open the eyes of student to the fact that mathematics has a beauty of its own. The following set of problems arose from a pair of articles by Marion Walter and David Pimm.