Events: "Solstici catedralici" 2013
Saturday December 21 at 8 pm
Murada del Baluard de Sant Pere
Phone: foto: Dani Ruiz
THE KALEIDOSCOPE OF THE CATHEDRAL FROM ES BALUARD
Around the Winter Solstice, the Cathedral of Mallorca gifts the show of a colour giant kaleidoscope. This phenomena can be enjoyed from December 18 to 24 from Es Baluard at 7.30 am
8:00 am: wall built in the Bastion of San Pedro. Sunrise through the rosettes Headquarters
8:30 : This bastion of Cistern Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Palma. Lecture by Francisco Martin Casalderrey .
Title: Holbein them Cosmati , fractals and stained glass
A tour through mathematical box Holbein " The Ambassadors ," that decorate the ceilings cosmatescs many Roman basilicas , finally talking about the Sierpinski triangle , and of course the rose window of the cathedral of Mallorca.
Francisco Martin is Professor of IES Juan de la Cierva in Madrid. Great popularizer of mathematics , especially regarding its relationship with art , has been secretary general of the Spanish Federation of Societies of Teachers of Mathematics,
This activity is supported by the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Palma Bastion and Chapter of the Cathedral of Mallorca.