art, architecture, and music
The golden ratio = 1.8618033969... It is used in art, architechture and music. In the related links box below I posted a link showing the uses of the golden ratio.
It is pleasing to the human eye.
The golden ratio is a number that exists in anatomy, art, and the sciences. The estimated number is 1.61803399. To find the ratio, you find: (1 + squaroot(5))/2
You should look at the beauty of fractals! Also, the golden ratio was the height to width ratio of most canvasses. Golden ratio: (sqrt(5)+1)/2, aka 1.6180339...
It has been found to be aesthetically pleasing - in art, architecture etc
You know the golden rectangle? Well it is in lots of parts of nature. From sea shells to galaxies. It is also a favorite in art and style.
The Golden Ratio In Paintings Piet Mondrian, Compositions in Red, Blue, and Yellow, 1930. Salvador Dali, The Sacrament of the Last Supper, 1955.
The Golden Ratio. the Greek people thought that if your face measurements were the golden ratio measurements, your face would be found pleasing. The Golden Ratio was used in Greeks statues and mounuments frequently.
The numbers for the golden ratio are 1.618
the ratio of width to height of an object, the multiplier is 1.618