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Title

Harmony of numbers (page 17) , from the book project Harmony of numbers

2012

Artist

Andrew Christofides

Australia

1946 –

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  • Details

    Date
    2012
    Media category
    Drawing
    Materials used
    ink, acrylic and watercolour on graph paper
    Dimensions
    29.5 x 21.0 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Andrew Christofides 2016
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    298.2016.18
    Copyright
    © Andrew Christofides
    Artist information
    Andrew Christofides

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  • About

    Following a major survey of his work at Wollongong City Gallery in 2007 which included a number of his relief constructions, Andrew Christofides began to revisit the ideas surrounding these constructions - which had been a significant part of his output prior to 1993. The ‘Harmony of numbers book project’ was part of this process of exploration.

    The project consisted of three stages. The first was a set of working drawings based on number sequences deriving from variations on the mathematical number sequence known as the Fibonacci Series. The second was to make works on paper deriving from these which were larger and intended to provided visual information for his final intended relief constructions. The third stage was the creation of a set of relief constructions.

    This drawing shows the number sequence for the ninth working drawing.

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