Golden Section

Buzz and the Section(October 8, 2012) Professor Keith Devlin dives into the topics of the golden ratio and Fibonacci numbers.

He asserts that there is no hard wired pleasing section and that it is through habituation we our change our aesthetic .

He points out there is no evidence that the section was employed by the majority of artists including Michael Angelo and Monet.  Starts in the middle where he reviews assertions.

Bibliography: The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World’s Most Astonishing Number by Mario Livio, Mel Foster (ISBN: 9781469286075)


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