Vitruvian Man

Cotton T Shirt over wooden stretcher

700 x 280 x 40 mm


I was interested in the object being a sqaure, whilst showing the edge of the arm holes. Vitruvius thought that a timeless notion of beauty could be learnt from the 'truth of nature', that nature's designs were based on universal laws of proportion and symmetry. He believed that the body's proportions could be used as a model of natural proportional perfection.