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Kenneth Brecher: Art of Infinity. In: Bridges 2017, Pages 153–158.



Infinity has been the subject of paintings, sculptures and other visual art forms, as well as works of poetry and fiction. Several of these creations combining artistic, scientific and mathematical ideas of infinity are discussed here. A new sculpture in this genre designed by the author and his collaborator Randy Rhine is also presented.

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 author      = {Kenneth Brecher},
 title       = {Art of Infinity},
 pages       = {153--158},
 booktitle   = {Proceedings of Bridges 2017: Mathematics, Art, Music, Architecture, Education, Culture},
 year        = {2017},
 editor      = {David Swart, Carlo H. S\'equin, and Krist\'of Fenyvesi},
 isbn        = {978-1-938664-22-9},
 issn        = {1099-6702},
 publisher   = {Tessellations Publishing},
 address     = {Phoenix, Arizona},
 note        = {Available online at \url{}}

Used References

[1] E. Maor, To Infinity and Beyond, Birkhauser, Boston, 1987.

[2] I. Peterson, Fragments of Infinity, Wiley & Sons, New York, 2011.

[3] C. A. Pickover, The Mobius Strip, Thunder’s Mouth Press, New York, 2006.

[4] R. Zawitz, Infinity and Tao, Infinity Gallery, Hong Kong, 2010.

[5] R. Anuszkiewicz, Inward Eye, (images by R. A., text by W. Blake), Aquarius Press, Baltimore, 1970.

[6] J. L. Borges, The Tower of Babel, (engravings by E. Desmazieres), Godine, Boston, 2000.

[7] S. Kernan, The Secret Books, (including writings of Borges), Leetes Island Books, Stony Creek, 1999.


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