Fractals and Chaos Assignment for 10/13

Please sign up here to bring a small snack item to share with others at our FractaSketch Gallery Art Show on the 19th. See yesterday’s post for a breakdown of what information should be submitted for the show.

For Monday, you should read Pollack’s Fractals, an article from Discover Magazine about the math underlying Jackson Pollack’s famous paintings.  For some interesting follow-up reading, check out this article from the New York Times about the use of fractal analysis to examine the authenticity of supposed Pollack paintings and this article from the Science Daily blog suggesting that such an analysis is not scientifically valid.

 

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