Bridges Waterloo 2017 Art Exhibition: Crooked House II (Bitruncated Hypercube)

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Abstract

The bitruncation of the hypecube results in a polychoron composed of 16 truncated tetrahedra and 8 truncated octahedra. When the square faces are removed, the remaining 64 hexagons form a closed surface. This surface is hyperbolic with 4 hexagons meeting at a vertex. Topologically it is a torus with 17 handles. The 4-dimensional rotations takes us to 8 different cells, each of its own color.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWaterloo, ON, Canada
Size40 x 40 x 40 cm
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2017
MoE publication typeF2 Public partial realisation of a work of art
EventBridges Mathematical Art Galleries -
Duration: 27 Jul 2017 → …
http://gallery.bridgesmathart.org/

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