Edo Timmermans - Dutch Cubist of the 21st Century,
who created cubes dissections too late for inclusion into
Dissections: Plane & Fancy, by Greg N. Frederickson:

A few years before the turn of the 21st Century, the Dutchman Edo Timmermans started programming the computer to search for interesting 8-piece dissections of cubes that realize the identity 33 + 43 + 53 = 63 . Here we see him demonstrating one of his wonderful models in a classroom setting in May 2008. It's difficult to tell how fast he's manipulating those pieces!

Check out some photos of his 3-dimensional dissections on the webpages:
lovely wooden cube models

lovely parallelopiped models

remarkable cube model with two interlocking pieces

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Last updated June 15, 2010.