# Search by Topic

Filter by: Content type:
Stage:
Challenge level:

### There are 9 results

Broad Topics > Applications > Art

### Painting Between the Lines

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

In abstract and computer generated art, a real object can be represented by a simplified set of lines. Can you create a picture using mathematical instructions?

### Torus Patterns

##### Stage: 5 Challenge Level:

How many different colours would be needed to colour these different patterns on a torus?

### It Depends on Your Point of View!

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Anamorphic art is used to create intriguing illusions - can you work out how it is done?

### Painting by Functions

##### Stage: 5 Challenge Level:

Use functions to create minimalist versions of works of art.

### Painting by Numbers

##### Stage: 5 Challenge Level:

How many different colours of paint would be needed to paint these pictures by numbers?

### Where Art and Maths Combine

##### Stage: 3, 4 and 5

In this article, Rachel Melrose describes what happens when she mixed mathematics with art.

### Moving Squares

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

How can you represent the curvature of a cylinder on a flat piece of paper?

### Turning the Place Over

##### Stage: 3, 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

As part of Liverpool08 European Capital of Culture there were a huge number of events and displays. One of the art installations was called "Turning the Place Over". Can you find our how it works?

### Natural Shapes

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

How does shape relate to function in the natural world?