Bela Bartok, book.

Exterior of book.

Vellum hinged pages.

Vellum hinged pages. Handwritten musical notation.

Side view

Side view showing the hinged pages.

Book, inside

Interior of book.

Double exposure

Author and piece - in-camera double exposure.

Book inside detail

Inside, detail.

 

Bartok

Systems in Design - VCU

Concrete book on a musical piece by Béla Bartók. The golden section is used as a structure in the piece and is referenced in the book at the points of paper folding. The "hinges" are located at the golden mean points which divide the musical parts. Student: Laura Mitchell.

1991


Documents
Bartok Golden Section (603 KB) application/pdf