Cartesian Lace Drawings

Susan Happersett
Proceedings of Bridges 2017: Mathematics, Art, Music, Architecture, Education, Culture
Pages 391–394 Short Papers


The author explores the genesis of her new series of mathematically inspired drawings. Based on mappings between sets of points on the Cartesian coordinate system, and combining multiple elements in a single drawing, the author creates hand-drawn patterns and tessellations with a lace-like quality.