Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"Melifluous mathematics: Helaman Ferguson's topological sculpture," by MartinKemp. Science in Culture, Nature, 14 June 2001.

"There are few who can proffer such a unified curriculum vitae in artand science as the mathematical sculptor and sculptural mathematician, HelamanFerguson," writes Kemp in response to Ferguson's exhibition of sculptures andphotographs at the National Science Foundation in Arlington, VA, until 31 July2001. The writer describes the artist/mathematician's work as sensual,skilled, inventive, mathematical, and "invitingly complex and elegant."

--- Annette Emerson