# The secret mathematicians

Presenter: Marcus du Sautoy

Published: January 2013

Age: 14-19 and upwards

Views: 1045 views

Tags: number

Type: Lectures

Source/institution: Royal Society

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Artists are constantly on the hunt for interesting new structures to frame their creative process. From composers to painters, writers to choreographers, the mathematician’s palette of shapes, patterns and numbers has proved a powerful inspiration.