Sunday, December 31, 2006

Maurits Cornelis Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher (Leeuwarden, June 17, 1898 - March 27, 1972 in Laren) was a Dutch mathematical artist known for his woodcuts, lithographs and mezzotints which feature impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, and tessellations.

Saturday, December 30, 2006

m_c_escher-1938-symmetry-drawing-78.jpg

m_c_escher-1938-cycle.jpg

m_c_escher-1937-development-1.jpg

m_c_escher-1936-snow.jpg

m_c_escher-1933-phosphorescent-sea.jpg

m_c_escher-1933-palm.jpg

m_c_escher-1928-castle-in-the-air.jpg

m_c_escher-1926-the-fifth-day-of-the-creation.jpg

m_c_escher-1925-the-second-day-of-creation-the-division-of-the-waters.jpg

m_c_escher-1922-st-francis-preaching-to-the-birds.jpg