Dear Mary, > As an artist (bluegrass banjo, ships in bottles & rustic > constructions) who is also an astronomer, I must comment on your statement > about Picasso and the 4th dimension. Einstein demonstrated that the > space-time continuum, composed of 3 spatial and one temporal dimension, is > symmetrical. That is, one may call any of the dimensions length, width, > breadth and time in any order and both the universe and and the physics > still work. I have always hoped the cubists, Pablo in particular, were > trying to go beyond mere physical reality to express our human experience as > viewed from the heart. > Thanks for the reflection.
Banjo, math & science teacher at
Pine Street Creative Arts Academy
1138 Pine NE
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504 alrai