Webinar on the Mathematics in the Works of Art of M.C. Escher

The Webinar on the Mathematics in the Works of Art of M.C. Escher took place on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020 from 7 pm until 8:30 pm, with Dr. Maria Mercedes Franco, Professor of Mathematics at Queensborough Community College –The City University of New York, as our invited speaker. This virtual event was free and open to the general public.

The invited speaker shared the story of the Dutch artist M.C. Escher and described several characteristics that you can find in his works of art, including reflections, bidimensionality and tridimensionality, impossible spaces, finite and infinite, tessellations, transformations and isometries. M.C. Escher is known for his representations of imaginary worlds, impossible figures and paradoxical designs with extraordinary patterns. To learn more about the works of art of M.C. Escher, visit https://mcescher.com/.