video record
Media not available in the Digital Archive
This five minute programme introduces the art of M.S. Escher. It explores the increasingly sophisticated mathematical elements in his art from early woodcuts, tessellations, visual illusions like t...he Myopia Strip, to later work that anticipates modern cosmology.
Metadata describing this Open University video programme
Series: Maths shorts
First transmission date: 06-12-2005
Published: 2005
Rights Statement:
Restrictions on use:
Duration: 00:04:19
+ Show more...
Director: David Vincent
Producer: David Okuefuna
Narrator: Zina Saro-Wiwa
Contributor: Ian Stewart
Publisher: BBC Open University
Subject terms: Mathematics in art; Mathematics--Popular works; Tessellations (Mathematics); Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972
Master spool number: LAAK204L/71
Production number: LAAK204L
Videofinder number: 7233
Available to public: no