Recently coloring books for adults are increasingly popular. Such from children’s coloring books have many small parts and complexity of the compositions. But today we’ll tell you about a completely unique coloring book that combines science and art.
Coloring from the architect and Illustrator from Venezuela Rafael Araujo called the “Golden section” and all work in it is dedicated to the idea of Golden proportions. The author shows that natural beauty can be expressed with mathematical calculations and geometric constructions.
It is noteworthy that Raphael to create their mind-blowing work does not use computers, all calculations and plotting are performed manually. The artist uses commonly available tools: pencil, ruler, square, protractor, compasses. To create such masterpiece takes about 100 hours. After the completion of the work, the author does not erase the auxiliary lines and the calculations that were used in the process, making paintings look even more interesting.
The work of Rafael Araujo repeatedly published in magazines and exhibited in galleries, and many asked him to print an album, which could be independently constructed color image. For the realization of this idea the artist has decided to raise funds on Kickstarter, and currently planned budget already exceeded nearly 10 times.
The album size 25×25 cm will be reduced by 20 reproductions of works by Raphael Araujo, printed on very high quality paper in the best printing houses of the world. The leaves of the album stuck together so that any one of them can be easily removed.
It is possible to order the autographed album and even the original one of paintings. Though the sets with the originals already pre-ordered.