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Richard Dunn - The Fibonacci Trees

5 May - 3 August 2009

Sofitel Melbourne

Curated by Global Art Projects

Richard Dunn's work Courtesy Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney

The Fibonacci Trees Dunn's exibition of new paintings exlores the Fibonacci series, a numerical sequence based on Hindu and Arabic mathematics now associated with the Italian mathematician Leonardo Fibonacci (c. 1170 - c.1250). This sequence appears throughout nature - in the branching of trees, the uncurling of ferns, the arrangement of a pine cone and the spiral in shells.