Math Monday: Gyrangle
NOVEMBER 1, 2010

by George Hart



As announced a few weeks ago in this column, I made a large mathematical artwork at a public “sculpture barn-raising” on the National Mall in Washington DC last weekend.  Hundreds of people helped me screw together these 490 laser-cut triangles into this structure which illustrates a discretization of the gyroid surface.

Gyrangle

Photos and a detailed description of its making are online here.



This article first appeared on Make: Online, November 1, 2010.

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