CONTEMPORARY GEOMETRIC BEADWORK

an open source architectural beadwork project from Kate McKinnon and a worldwide team of innovators

Beading into the future at MIT

Good morning from Boston, possibly before a snowstorm. We have a small core team here working on the final HyperLoops and Casting Spines for the book, and local beaders, MIT … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

HyperDiscs and Lorenz Manifolds

One of our projects at MIT is to bead HyperDiscs that look like Lorenz manifolds. These are nice images from Paul Bourke, but a Google search will give you many … Continue reading

January 11, 2019 · 2 Comments

Open Studio at MIT, Jan 15-31

MIT Activities Open Studio:   Tuesday-Friday, Jan 15-31, 10-5 each day.   Building 26, Room 322 Final Lecture:   Friday, February 1, Building 34, ground floor auditorium 34-101 (both lectures will be uploaded … Continue reading

January 11, 2019 · 15 Comments

CGB Opening Talk at MIT IAP 2019

We had a nice time yesterday at MIT, thank you to all of you who came to campus on such a cold day. Big thanks to Erik and Martin Demaine … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · 5 Comments

Greetings from MIT!

We will not be able to live stream our talk today, but it will be on YouTube later this evening.

January 7, 2019 · 3 Comments

MIT IAP Schedule

We are so pleased to be invited back to MIT for the January term to show our work. We welcome you to join us and help show MIT students and … Continue reading

January 3, 2019 · 8 Comments

Making A HyperLoop or a HyperCycle

Greetings, all! This post will look wonky if you are reading it on your phone, or in your email. Click on the link to the post to see it display … Continue reading

January 1, 2019 · 13 Comments

MIT and Boston: CGB Open Studio in January

Hello to you lovely, energetic and questing beading friends, colleagues and observers. I am happy to invite you to visit our last CGB work session before we go to press: … Continue reading

December 30, 2018 · 18 Comments

basic structures

Books coming soon! For publication updates, please bookmark the Publication Updates page. If you are receiving this post in your email, it is because you have subscribed to the CGB Book … Continue reading

December 2, 2018 · 16 Comments

hyperbolic transitions

Greetings, beaders and friends. I am happy to say that our three new books are almost done, with amazing revisions to some of our first ideas (wait until you see … Continue reading

November 15, 2018 · 30 Comments
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