Saturday Cinema: Geometry in Motion
Saturday, January 11, 2014 • 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.
Location: Exploratorium Pier 15, Kanbar Forum
Admission: Free with the purchase of general admission ticket. Bay Area Residents (nine-county area) receive local rates.
Animations and handcrafted masterpieces explore the limitless potential of geometry with kaleidoscopic transformations, dancing patterns, dramatic narratives, and hypnotic shifts in space. This program includes early computer animations that sparkle in rhythmically complicated motions, as well as hand-drawn educational pieces offering charming explanations of fundamental mathematics.
A Matter of Form (René Jodoin, 1984)
Two Space (Larry Cuba, 1979)
IBM Mathematics Peep Show: Symmetry (Charles and Ray Eames, 1961)