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Knots in Art
AbstractWe analyze applications of knots and links in the Ancient art, beginning from Babylonian, Egyptian, Greek, Byzantine and Celtic art. Construction methods used in art are analyzed on the examples of Celtic art and ethnical art of Tchokwe people from Angola or Tamil art, where knots are constructed as mirror-curves. We propose different methods for generating knots and links based on geometric polyhedra, suitable for applications in architecture and sculpture.
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Jablan, S.; Radović, L.; Sazdanović, R.; Zeković, A. Knots in Art. Symmetry 2012, 4, 302-328.View more citation formats
Jablan S, Radović L, Sazdanović R, Zeković A. Knots in Art. Symmetry. 2012; 4(2):302-328.Chicago/Turabian Style
Jablan, Slavik; Radović, Ljiljana; Sazdanović, Radmila; Zeković, Ana. 2012. "Knots in Art." Symmetry 4, no. 2: 302-328.