One definition of a tessellation is: "the careful juxtaposition of elements into a coherent pattern"1 The first iteration of my personal website was named Tessellation Design because that juxtaposition underscores much of what interests me in information design and librarianship as well as other intriguing topics, including systems, scripting, patterns, abstract designs, puzzles, architecture, and geometry and other mathematic disciplines.
- Origins and Types of Tessellations
- Practical Applications
- Tilings Travel Side Show
- Constructing Tessellations
- Further Reading
1 Webster’s New International Dictionary, 3rd Edition.