Polyhedra: Eye Candy to Feed the Mind

Stacy Speyer
Proceedings of Bridges 2017: Mathematics, Art, Music, Architecture, Education, Culture
Pages 439–442 Short Papers

Abstract

This paper presents a group of polyhedra I made for a traveling exhibition on geometry. It describes how the beautiful photographs made to document them inspired the creation of a book called Polyhedra: Eye Candy to Feed the Mind, and gives geometric examinations of a few forms, including two new shapes that I discovered.

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