April 30 – 120
KnotPlot. 2 rings, 3 crossings knot. Last knot of the series – I’ll call this one “Asklepios staff” I may need some healing after a month exploring knots!
April 29 – 119
KnotPlot – Mycenaean knot, or – the mask of Agamemnon. 3 crossings knot.
April 28 – 118
KnotPlot – The shield of Mehmed. 3 variation of an 8 braids, 8 crossings knot.
April 27 – 117
KnotPlot – Figure 8 knot. The figure eight knot, also known as the Flemish knot or savoy knot, is the unique prime knot of four crossings 04-001. It is very important in both sailing and rock climbing as a method of stopping ropes from running out of retaining devices.
April 26 – 116
KnotPlot – A 6 components Brunnian knot. A Brunnian link is a set of linked loops. Each proper sublink is trivial and the removal of any component leaves a set of identical unlinked unknots.
April 25 – 115
KnotPlot – 1 strand-3 twists x4. And that’s how I ended with a Jean Dubuffet kind of sculpture! Happenstance between science art and art history are fun when they happen – unexpectedly…
April 24 -114
KnotPlot – 5-twists knot in a 4D hypercube. The problem of time on a 2D surface is a little perplexing – how do you visualize time?