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.


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


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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