Recently I have come across a series of beautiful photographs of Alexander Graham Bell’s Tetrahedral kites. Bell experimented with manned kite flying and various polyhedrons as structures for flying machines. I just find the shapes uncannily beautiful.MORE
Gustav Klimt and Emilie Flöge
A precursor to Kusama? I love the mysterious staging of these geometric patterned garments outdoors. The pattern at once dissolves the figure and delineates it.
A 1906 photograph of Floge by Klimt.
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