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Category: The Art of The Egg
My entry (Carlos Grasso) to the “Ojai Valley Inn Eggsibit” is called “Silence Beyond Words.”...Read More
Ahh, the ubiquitous egg.
It seems so simple, yet from a geometry standpoint the shape is fairly complex.
After tracing a few real eggs, I decided to try a different approach, using math.
It was a fun little diversion after spending the day making egg stands for the other artists.
The geometry of an egg is quite lovely, a combination of circles and ellipses, held together with a triangle.
Although it is not quite the “golden ratio,” it comes pretty close.