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March 1, 2016

 

1. MATHSPIG CUBISTHellooooooooo My Sweet Little Picassos,

Mathspig has gone, like, totally Cubist this month. You too can turn any portrait of yourself into a Cubist Master piece (See Mathspig portrait above), here.

Mathspigs maths friends, Lyn and Erwin, who I met at the 13e Salon Culture & Jeux Mathematique, Paris, have sent me a reminder about their amazing Cryptocube construction kit (Mathspig is twirling one above) . This is not for the faint hearted. It’s a Big Maths challenge, but well worth the investment especially for schools. You can learn more about the Zometool Cryptocube construction kit here.

Meanwhile, here are links to 10 Amazing Ways to See a Cube:

1. Tube Cube

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2. Folded Paper Cube

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3. Anamorphic Cube

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4. Floating Cube

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5. Street Art Cube

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6. EDIBLE CUBE

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7. GIANT CUBE

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8. Spaghetti Cube

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9. Fashion Cube

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10. CUBIC BUBBLE

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Toodles

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Mathspig

 

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5. Street Art Cube

February 8, 2016

10 Amazing ways to see a cube

Mathspig Cube 5.1

Street Art Cube by Indian born artist Aakash Nihalani

Mathspig Cube 5.2

Street Art Cube by Indian born artist Aakash Nihalani Mathspig Cube 5.3

Rubik’s Cube by chalk artist Anthony Cappetto, art after hours

the Business of Street Painting blog

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Cube Art, Old City Belgrade, Serbia

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Cubic Housing, Rotterdam Netherlands. The cubes are supported by hexagonal posts.