Nexus Network Journal 11,1 : Architecture and Mathematics Paperback
Edited by Kim Williams
Part of the Nexus Network Journal series
In celebration of the 2009 International Year of Astronomy, this issue of the Nexus Network Journal is devoted to relationships between astronomy, mathematics and architecture.
Ancient cultures looked to the heavens in order to identify timeless principles for their own creations.
Knowledge gained in astronomy was transformed into culture through architecture and design.
Papers in this issue look at how astronomy influenced architecture and urban design.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 138 pages, VI, 138 p.
- Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag AG
- Publication Date: 01/04/2009
- Category: Theory of architecture
- ISBN: 9783764389734