Portfolios > 2011-2013 Platonic Solids and other geometrics

Air/Octahedron (with eight triangular  faces; Figure 20a)
Air/Octahedron (with eight triangular faces; Figure 20a)
mixed media on canvas
72 x 72"

Plato used the regular geometric shapes, called the Platonic solids, to frame his discussion of the workings of the cosmos in his "Timaeus".