• Forms
    The form refers to the
    overall shape of the muqarnas
  • Motifs
    The motif refers to the style or
    pattern used to achieve the form

Mission Statement:

Unless the bastards have the courage to give you unqualified praise, I say ignore them.

American author, John Steinbeck, 1958, speaking of critics,
quoted in the introduction of John Kenneth Galbraith’s, The Affluent Society (1977).

Hypothesis:

By many people, in many times and places, it has been said,
“Drawing is the essence of art.”
To which I would add,
“Composition is the essence of drawing.
Proportion is the essence of composition.
Number is the essence of proportion.
Therefore, number is the essence of art.”

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