# Math and the Art of M. C. Escher

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## Part One **Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry**

Introduction to Mathematics and M.C. Escher | M.C. Escher | Escher on Display | Fundamental Concepts | |||||

The Alhambra and The Alcazar (Spain) | The Geometry of Antoni Gaudi | |||||||

Symmetry and Isometries | Introduction to Symmetry | Frieze Patterns | Wallpaper Patterns | Isometry Groups | ||||

Tessellations | Introduction to Tessellations | Tessellations by Polygons | Tessellations by Recognizable Figures | Aperiodic Tessellations | ||||

Non-Euclidean Geometry | Introduction to Non-Euclidean Geometry | Spherical Geometry | Hyperbolic Geometry | The Three Geometries | ||||

Activities For Part One |
Seeking Symmetry | Symmetric Art Project | Tessellation Art Project | Non-Euclidean Art Project |

## Part Two **Topics in Geometry and Mathematics**

Similarity and Fractals | Similarity Transformations | Fractals | ||||||

Art and Perception | Depth and Perspective | The Fourth Dimension | ||||||

Topology | The Mobius Band and Other Surfaces | Knot Theory | ||||||

Egyptian Mathematics | History and Numbers | The Mathematical Papyri | The Pyramids | |||||

Activities For Part Two |
The Saint Louis Art Museum | Flatland and the Fourth Dimension | Visual Deception Project | Art and Mathematics Project |

## Other **K-12 Geometry**

High School Materials | High School Materials | Math at the Art Museum |

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