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    Penrose triangle is known as an impossible object. It was created by Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvärd in 1934. The mathematician Roger Penrose in… Read More
    Penrose triangle is known as an impossible object. It was created by Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvärd in 1934. The mathematician Roger Penrose independently devised and popularised it in the 1950s, describing it as "impossibility in its purest form". It is featured prominently in the works of artist M. C. Escher, whose earlier depictions of impossible objects partly inspired it. As inspired by the concept I played around the triangle to create a brand logo. Read Less
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Penrose triangle is known as an impossible object. It was created by Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvärd in 1934. The mathematician Roger Penrose independently devised and popularised it in the 1950s, describing it as "impossibility in its purest form". It is featured prominently in the works of artist M. C. Escher, whose earlier depictions of impossible objects partly inspired it. I played around the shape a little bit as I admire what it stands for.