Come explore origami as you’ve never seen it before with world famous MIT professor and author, Erik Demaine. Erik’s creativity blends art and mathematics so seamlessly that his works have been included in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art.
Presented by Erik Demaine, with a special introduction by Jim Simons, founder of Renaissance Technologies and winner of the Veblen Prize in Geometry.
MoMath was proud to present Erik Demaine as the speaker for our March, 2011 Math Encounters event. Math Encounters is a new public presentation series celebrating the spectacular world of mathematics and presented by the Simons Foundation and the Museum of Mathematics. To learn more about Math Encounters, please visit mathencounters.org.