Friday, October 14, 2005

The International Review of African American Art

The International Review of African American Art

19.3 A special issue; "Rhythm of Structure: MathArt in the African Diaspora" examines the interface between mathematics and quantum physics and the visual art and material cultures of African American and other black people. Articles: Visual Forms in our Rhythms by John Sims; Work Dance of a Rhythm Master by Al Smith with physicist James Lindesay; Women + Art + Math: Beauty and Balance, Precision 'n Sass by Juliette Harris;A Geometric Bridge Across the Middle Passage: Mathematics in the Art of John Biggers by Ron Eglash; Imagining Meaning in Form To Remember Those Enslaved on the Continent by Brent Collins; Simon Gouveneur: Plotting A Metaphysics of MathArt by Andrea Pollan; Numbering on My Fingers and Toes by Howardena Pindell; Interweaving Art and Mathematics in African Design by Paulus Gerdes; Notes of a Math Art by John Sims and An Alchemy of Math Art.

I ordered copies of this and the current issue.


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