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Roger penrose and jon chapman - mathematical institute

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Film 'secret knowledge: the art of the impossible: m.c. escher and me' presented by sir roger penrose. private escher prints and artefacts ...
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Oxford Mathematics Public LecturesRoger Penrose and Jon Chapman14.10.15M.C. EscherArtist,Mathematician,ManDESIGN: WILLIAM JOSEPH / IMAGE: ZEBULON GORIELYThe symbiosis between mathematics and artis personified by the relationship betweenRoger Penrose and the great Dutch graphic artistM.C. Escher. In this lecture Roger will give a personalperspective on Escher’s work and his own relationshipwith the artist while Jon Chapman will demonstratethe mathematical imagination inherent in the work.The lecture will be preceded by a showing of the BBCfilm ‘Secret Knowledge: The Art of The Impossible:M.C. Escher and Me’ presented by Sir Roger Penrose.Private Escher prints and artefacts will be on displayoutside the lecture theatre.5pm – Lecture Theatre 1Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles BuildingRadcliffe Observatory QuarterPlease email to register:[email protected] Penrose is Emeritus Rouse Ball Professorat the Mathematical Institute in Oxford.Jon Chapman is Statutory Profess...
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