Saturday, January 1, 2011

Magic Numbers

Magic Numbers (magia dei numeri) is my first artwork 2008.
A very good idea, not so beautiful artwork
Fabrizio Pivari - Magia dei numeri - 2008

Math description of the artwork:
I use the method to design a spiral using Fibonacci number (Fibonacci spiral)

Fibonacci spiral
See also Golden rectangle.

Inside every square I have introduced magic squares: 3x3, 4x4, 5x5, 6x6, 7x7, 8x8.
These magic squares are special magic squares used also in Western Occult Tradition.
Each planet has been associated with a magic squares.

3x3 is the Saturn magic square.
saturn magic square

4x4 is the Jupiter magic square.
Jupiter magic square

5x5 is the Mars magic square.
mars magic square

6x6 is the Sun magic square.
sun magic square

7x7 is the Venus magic square.
venus magic square

8x8 is the Mercury magic square.
mercury magic square

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