Bubbles and Tilings: Art and Mathematics

Frank Morgan
Proceedings of Bridges 2014: Mathematics, Music, Art, Architecture, Culture (2014)
Pages 11–18 Regular Papers


The 2002 proof of the Double Bubble Conjecture on the ideal shape for a double soap bubble depended for its ideas and explanation on beautiful images of the multitudinous possibilities. Similarly recent results on ideal tilings depend on the artwork.