List of Shapes for Creativity

A mind boggling list of shapes for creativity to have you googling in no time. If you are looking for some inspiration for a new product or design this is where you will find it.If like me, this sounds like Greek and you haven't heard or seen any of these shapes before click on the reference link below for more information. A random new shape may be all you need to spark a mind blowing new creation. Or simply browse through the list and open your eyes to a new world of mathematical form.

5-Simplex

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List of Shapes for Creativity

acute triangle

annulus

apeirogon

arc

asymmetry

bipyramid

cardioid

chiliagon

circle

concave polygon

cone

convex polygon

crescent

crunode

cube

Cubic honeycomb

cuboid

curve

cylinder

decagon

decagram

demicube

digon

dihedron

disc

dodecahedron

dot

ellipse

ellipsoid

enneadecagon

epitrochoid

equilateral triangle

flower of Life

gnomon

heart

hectogon

helix

hemi cube

hemi-dodecahedron

hemi-octahedron

henagon

hendecagon

hendecagram

heptadecagon

heptagon

heptagram

hexadecagon

hexaflexagon

hexagon

hexagonal prism

hexagonal Pyramid

hexagram

hexahedron

hexagonal tiling

honeycomb

Hosohedron

Hyperboloid

hypercube

hypersphere

icosagon

icosahedron

interval

isosceles triangle

kite

Klein bottle

knot

Line

line segment

loop

lozenge

lune

megagon

myriagon

möbius strip

nephroid

nonagon

obtuse triangle

octadecagon

octagon

octagram

octahedron

orb

1-orthoplex

2-orthoplex

3-orthoplex

4-orthoplex

5-orthoplex

6-orthoplex

7-orthoplex

8-orthoplex

9-orthoplex

10-orthoplex

oval

paraboloid

parallelepiped

parallelogram

pentadecagon

pentagon

pentagram

pentagrammic dipyramid

pentagrammic prism

plane

Platonic solid

Point

polychoron

Polygon

Polyhedral

polytope

Prism

pyramid

quadrilateral

quatrefoil

Ray

Rectangle

regular polygon

regular polyhedral

rhombus

right triangle

round

salinon

scalene triangle

sector

semicircle

shape

shapeless

0-simplex

1-simplex

2-simplex

3-simplex

4-simplex

5-simplex

6-simplex

7-simplex

8-simplex

9-simplex

10-simplex

sphere

spheroid

square

square-based Pyramid

square grid

square lattice

square tiling

squircle

star

Star of David

star polygon

star polytope

steiner chain

symmetry

tetradecagon

tetrahedron

tesseract

torus

trapezium

trapezoid

trefoil

triacontagon

triangle

triangular prism

Triangular-based Pyramid

triangular tiling

tridecagon

unicursal hexagram

Wedge

References

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mathematical_shapes#Abstract_polytopes

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