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Penrose Tiling Quilt Patterns

A Penrose tiling -- named for its discoverer Roger Penrose -- is a non-periodic quasicrystal tiling pattern based on a regular pentagon. A non-periodic or aperiodic tiling lacks translational symmetry; a quasicrystal tiling is ordered. Since a...

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A little bit of Kaos: Penrose Tiles. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penrose_tiling http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Penrose_Rhombi_BR.svg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aperiodic_tiling

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Read the Wikipedia page to learn about the remarkable properties of Penrose tilings. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penrose_tiling

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geometric pattern on THEORETISCHES PARKETT (Theoretical parquet), art installation by Heike Mutter in Spitalplatz Göppingen http://www.phaenomedia.org/index-e.html #patterns #art

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