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Alternative Perspectives: The Math-Inspired Sculpture Of Anton Bakker

opus 951465 photo by gail worley
Opus 951465 (2021): Painted Steel, Knotted Polylinear Cubic Lattice Path (All Photos By Gail)

The National Museum of Mathematics (aka MoMath) might not be a venue where one would expect to also find an art gallery, but they have one: and in the case of sculptor Anton Bakker, the venue is ideally suited.

opus 951465 photo by gail worley
Opus 951465 Digital Rendering

Bakker is a contemporary artist specializing in sculpture and its digital possibilities. He has been influenced by his life experiences in the Netherlands, France and now the US, where his artist practice has been based for more than ten years. Mo Math’s Composite Gallery is currently hosting Alternative Perspectives, an exciting exhibit of Bakker’s work — including several monumental pieces — that is complemented by the inclusion of nine rare works by the artist’s biggest influence, the legendary MC Escher.

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Bacon Thing of The Day: Bacon Art Ala MC Escher

MC Escher Bacon Picture
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MC Escher Tattoo on Bald Head

escher-skull-tattoo

I just discovered an amazing new image website, Found Shit. Stay tuned for many upcoming bizarre-image-field-days here on the ‘Gig! 

McDonald’s Takes on Starbucks in Euphemistic "Coffee Wars"

McCafe!
Would You Like a Shot of Mustard With That Latte?

I’m a pacifist as a general rule, but here’s one “War” that I consider to be totally worth getting behind: McDonald’s Plans to Battle Starbucks by opening high-end coffee bars in their restaurants! I say Bring it on, McDonald’s!!

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MC Escher’s Waterfall Becomes a LEGO Sculpture!

The World of MC Escher: Waterfall
How impressive is this!

MC LEGO

Thanks to Frank at OMG Blog for the tip!