Hongtaek Hwang & Myung Sun Oh

Emeritus Professor & Math Artist
Kumoh National Institute of Technology
Gumi South Korea

In the geometric tube design, there are three kinds of basic expansion methods such as horizontal, skewed and vertical expansion which connect given line segments with physical elasticity.

a traditional Korean house on geometric tube design
37 x 53 x 36 cm
Geometric Tube Design

In a view of geometric tube design, the abstract outline of traditional Korean house can be described by horizontal lines, vertical lines and skewed lines that reveal its floor and ceiling, wall and pillars and tiled roof respectively. The feature of traditional Korean house must be a harmony of geometric simple patterns. It is beautiful really.