Luennot ja työpajat

Tähtiluento matematiikasta 25.2: Paul Jackson – The Art and Science of Folding

Time

Maanantai 25.2.2019, klo 15-16

Location

Aalto-sali, Otakaari 1, Otaniemi Espoo.

Description

Tule kuuntelemaan origamitaiteilija Paul Jacksonin luentoa. Hän yhdistelee töissään matematiikkaa ja taidetta. Luento on suunnattu nuorille sekä kaikille aiheesta kiinnostuneille. Kieli on englanti.

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TALK ABSTRACT

The phenomenon of ‘The Fold’ is very common throughout manufacturing and the natural world, but only recently have designers, engineers, scientists and others begun to study it as a stand-alone subject.  The lecture will offer an overview of this fascinating multi-disciplinary subject, showing how folding is used in space exploration, nanotechnology, fashion design, math education …and much more.

PAUL JACKSON

Paul Jackson has been a professional paper folder and origami artist since 1983.  He divides his time between teaching ‘Folding’ to students from many design specialisms, writing books (his 2011 book ‘Folding Techniques for Designers’ is a best seller), creating folded artworks and being a consultant for a great diversity of projects.  He has an MA in Fine Art from University College London.

Lisätietoja: eija.myotyri@aalto.fi