Tag Archives: tessellation

Cairo tiling. See Nicolas Barradeau’s animation here.

tessellationappreciation:

So exciting – standing on #mosaic #tiles circa AD79 at #Pompeii – #tessellation #fromwhereistand #history #feet #toes #italia (at Pompeii, Italia)

[Mosaic design, Palermo, Italy, 12th century.] by Sanier, G (1874). Via.

ASCII tessellation, via. FL might stand for Felix Lee.

madjim:

Who Doesn’t Like Owls?

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Wall mosaic from the Mosque of Al Burdayni in Cairo, produced in the 17th century. Via.

Cellular Automata for the C64 by Ian Adam & Transactor Magazine (1987).

A cellular automaton consists of a regular grid of cells, each in one of a finite number of states, such as on and off (in contrast to a coupled map lattice). Via wikipedia.

Praça dos Restauradores (Lisbon). The square is dedicated to the restoration of the independence of Portugal in 1640. Photo by Simon Zino.

Mosaic border designs from a Sicilian church, produced in the 12th century. Via.