New Artwork – Isosceles Follies I

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Isosceles Follies I , 2020
uv cured inkjet on shaped composite aluminum panel
edition of 3
dimensions variable (overall 48″ x 48″)

“Isosceles Follies I” is composed solely of these two isosceles triangles.

From Euclid’s Elements – Book I – definition XX:

Of trilateral figures, an equilateral triangle is that which has its three sides equal, an isosceles triangle that which has two of its sides alone equal, and a scalene triangle that which has its three sides unequal.

Fifty Nine Rhombuses

A Rhombus is a parallelogram with opposite equal acute angles, opposite equal obtuse angles, and four equal sides. A baseball diamond is a rhombus.

In this work, there are a total of 59 rhombuses. Each rhombus is defined by 6 triangles broken into 2 equilateral triangles plus 4 Isosceles triangles.

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Fifty Nine Rhombuses, 2018
Archival Digital Print on Cotton Rag, 48 x 40 inches

Detail