PechaKucha Presentation

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Andrés Villaveces

Mathematician, Universidad Nacional in Bogotá

Tales of Topoi

PRESENTED ON NOV 19, 2013
IN BOGOTA @ VOL 11

Inspired by Japanese photographer Daido Moriyama's "Tales of Tono," two mathematicians (Roman Kossak and Andrés Villaveces) and two artists (Wanda Siedlecka and María Clara Cortés) embark on a photographic dialogue in search for ways to find common grounds for both mathematics and art. Andrés Villaveces, one of the mathematicians, discusses this ongoing project. (In Spanish)

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