Teresa Downard

Mathematics Instructor
Mathematics Department, Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA

I enjoy the interaction of imagery and mathematical ideas and like to look for ways to combine the two.

Desargues' Star
Desargues' Star
25 x 21 cm
Tecnical Pen on Bristol

Desargues' Theorem states that if two triangles are perspective from a point, then they are perspective from a line. The triangles are shown in black and three pairs are arranged with rotational symmetry to form a star.