All posts by Travis Stevenson

The Science, Rhythm, and Proportion of Nature

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The Science, Rhythm, and Proportion of Nature

  In a sense, mathematics is a study of quantity, pattern and structure; whereas the basis of science is empiricism. Throughout history, as humans observed something in the natural world, we would try to create our own model of how it worked or occurred. Basically, we would try to convert that which we observed into its mathematical essence. When successful, we leveraged the new math to create and engineer new things. Throughout history, human beings have studied science, and the….

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Behind the Design | Celebrating 30 Years at the Eiteljorg Museum

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Behind the Design | Celebrating 30 Years at the Eiteljorg Museum

  “This year, the Eiteljorg Museum celebrates its 30th anniversary. It was June of 1989 when Indianapolis celebrated the opening of a major new museum that has since become an icon of our city’s architectural landscape. It is fascinating to look at this building thirty years later and note how well it has stood the test of time. To create this dramatic piece of architecture, Harrison Eiteljorg took a young architect named Jonathan Hess to visit his beloved American Southwest…..

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