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Nautilus by Jacky Cheng

Nautilus  2012

Acid-free 110gsm archival paper

80 x 80cm



When observed deeply, it becomes quite apparent that the Nature’s design follows certain mathematical aspects. To try and understand how Nature extrapolates its design, mathematics is and has been a great tool which designers and mathematicians like Fibonacci have used since times immemorial. Artists and architects have also used since ancient times many geometrical and mathematical properties. Some examples such as simply by observing the refined use of the proportions by architects from Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome or other Renaissance artists.

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