Ornamented column by Michael Hansmeyer. His work is a strange cross between tectonic form that is drawn by structure and form that is derived by nature. The shape look organic, but are attached to structure and algorithms.
A torus consists of a central axis with a vortex at both ends and a surrounding coherent field. Energy flows in one vortex, through the central axis, out the other vortex, and then wraps around itself to return to the first incoming vortex.
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