Fibonacci x Kirigami

In a salute to the Armenian heritage of a clever and lovely woman, to whom my dear son, Peter, is engaged to be married, this Kirigami glows with the colors of the Flag of Armenia.

RedBlueCopper_3x2

Another one, made previously, now looks subdued by comparison:

GreenBlueCopper

Acknowledgements  The form is one of Guy Petzal’s simpler Ullagamis. A single piece of paper was cut and folded to make each model (plus the mount). The dots embody a mathematical pattern known as a golden ratio Fibonacci sequence, also seen in nature in  sunflowers or pine cones.

One thought on “Fibonacci x Kirigami

  1. Love this, Bill! I agree about the brighter colors, and I’d love to know more about the relative size of the dots…they really add to the energy of the piece!

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