Lynn Gamwell
Lecturer, School of Visual Arts

Lynn Gamwell is a lecturer in the history of art, science and mathematics at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Her most recent book is Mathematics and Art: A Cultural History (2015).

Written by Lynn Gamwell

Karl Gerstner, Polychrome of Pure Colors, 1956–58. Printer’s ink on cubes of Plexiglas, 1.1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (3 × 3 cm). ea., fixed in a chrome-plated metal frame, 18 7/8 × 18 7/8 in. (48 × 48 cm) ea. Courtesy of the artist.