Curvatures 01, 02
Acrylic on canvas
48 x 36 inches each
Likening his canvas to a chalkboard, artist and mathematician Michael Schultheis creates paintings consisting of layers of mathematical notations and illustrations that describe the form and motion of three-dimensional geometric shapes.
These paintings chronicle my thoughts on the visually curious and precarious moment just before two tangent curves separate, when the Tusi couple becomes a deltoid, and the maple seed opens.
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