[Mosaic design, Palermo, Italy, 12th century.] by Sanier, G (1874). Via.

[Mosaic design, Palermo, Italy, 12th century.] by Sanier, G (1874). Via.

Wednesday 5/28/2014

1874; 1800s; mosaic; pattern; tessellation; italy;

ascii tessellation via

ascii tessellation via

Wednesday 5/22/2013

ascii; tessellation;

madjim:


Who Doesn’t Like Owls?

madjim:

Who Doesn’t Like Owls?

Tuesday 5/7/2013

tessellation; 2010s;

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Saturday 4/13/2013

tessellation; mosaic; tiles; 17th century; ancient; 1600s;

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Wednesday 4/10/2013

ancient; mosaic; tiles; tessellation; 17th century; 1600s;

Cellular Automata for the C64 by Ian Adam & Transactor Magazine (1987).

A cellular automaton consists of a regular grid of cells, each in one of a finite number of states, such as on and off (in contrast to a coupled map lattice). Via wikipedia.
Tuesday 3/12/2013

cellular automata; c64; grid; tessellation; 1980s;

Praça dos Restauradores (Lisbon). The square is dedicated to the restoration of the independence of Portugal in 1640. Photo by Simon Zino.

Praça dos Restauradores (Lisbon). The square is dedicated to the restoration of the independence of Portugal in 1640. Photo by Simon Zino.

Thursday 2/21/2013

mosaic; tiles; 1600s; ancient; tessellation;

Mosaic border designs from a Sicilian church, produced in the 12th century. Via.

Mosaic border designs from a Sicilian church, produced in the 12th century. Via.

Sunday 1/20/2013

ancient; mosaic; tiles; tessellation;

tessellationappreciation:

Zoologischer Garten U Bhan, Berlin

tessellationappreciation:

Zoologischer Garten U Bhan, Berlin

Wednesday 1/9/2013

Tessellation; ceramic; mosaic; tiles;

Ceramic tile pavement design from Higham Ferreers, Northamptonshire, produced in 1340. Via

Ceramic tile pavement design from Higham Ferreers, Northamptonshire, produced in 1340. Via

Monday 12/17/2012

tiles; tessellation; ancient; 14th century;

Patchwork quilt design produced in the 1870s by Unknown

Patchwork quilt design produced in the 1870s by Unknown

Wednesday 11/14/2012

1800s; Patchwork; quilt; textile; tessellation;

Marylee McMurray Lament, Music in Elementary Education: Enjoy, Experience and Learn (1976). Via.

Saturday 11/3/2012

tessellation; 1970s; print; book; education;

Lisbon’s small polished stones by Esther Schulze-Tsatsas (2012).
Photos by Dimitrios Tsatsas.

Wednesday 10/31/2012

2010s; ceramic; lisbon; tiles; tessellation;

Fish Grids forever! By Jo Edkins.

Thursday 10/4/2012

grid; pattern; textmode; tessellation;

‘Counter-Composition’ by Theo van Doesburg (1925)

‘Counter-Composition’ by Theo van Doesburg (1925)

Saturday 9/22/2012

tessellation; painting; 1920s;