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Recursive Animation

Recommended Week

Year 1 : All Weeks

Originator

Ian Hoyler

Task

Look at the animations at

http://escherdroste.math.leidenuniv.nl/

These were based on art works by Escher.

Look at the flash version of the animation on this site:

http://www.zoomquilt.org/

Click and hold down the mouse button, then move the mouse up or down. The animation is described as collaborative art. Try to work out how several people cooperated to form the animation, before clicking on the little white squares to find out.