Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Fibonacci Graffiti - The Project

Fibonacci Graffiti is an experimental project that brings mathematics schemes in the world of Graffiti Art.
It has the intent to create new visual pattern and harmony in the urban space.
Fibonacci Graffiti is also a tribute to Leonardo Pisano.

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Fibonacci Graffiti - Information

Who is Fibonacci?

Leonardo di Pisa aka Fibonacci (Pisa 1170 to 1250) was an italian mathematician whom studied the "Nine Indian Figures" and their arithmetic as used in various countries around the Mediterranean.
Fibonacci sequences appear in biological settings, such as branching in trees, the curve of waves, the fruitlets of a pineapple.

In Fibonacci numbers after two starting values, each number is the sum of the two preceding numbers. The first Fibonacci numbers (sequence A000045 in OEIS), also denoted as Fn, for n = 0, 1, … , are:

0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144, 233, 377, 610, 987, 1597, 2584, 4181, 6765, 10946, 17711, 28657, 46368, 75025, 121393, 196418…

learn more about fibonacci:
http://faculty.necc.mass.edu/mast/modules/Cross_Module_Final.pdf
http://www.mcs.surrey.ac.uk/Personal/R.Knott/Fibonacci/fibBio.html

a book:
http://www.amazon.com/Divine-Proportion-H-E-Huntley/dp/0486222543



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Fibonacci Graffiti

Fibonacci scheme used 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21

Kaso - Italy 2007

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