Trees, Roots and a Brain: A Metaphorical Foundation for Mathematical Art

  • John Sims


Visual Metaphor Renaissance Painting Foundational Relationship Geometrical Cutting Metaphorical Projection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John Sims
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  1. 1.Ringling School of Art and DesignFloridaUSA

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