The weirdness of Escher

MC Escher (1898-1972) was a Dutch artist, who made mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints. Many traditional art critics find his work ‘too intellectual’. I love his work because it’s endlessly interesting, and I sometimes think that critics have a somewhat narrow view of what can define art. He makes use of mathematical constructs, geometrical…

In the beginning

I've been wanting to start a blog for ages, and could never narrow down what I wanted it to be about. So today I have decided to start anyway, and see what eventuates.