Operations Research in Abstract Art? Yes!
By: Vitaly E. Podobedov (from IFORS News March 2012)
Operations research is not only a source of scientific and technological wealth but also a medium for visual creativity. Many OR topics such as simulation, decision-making, routing, clustering, and multidimensional scaling benefit from the use of different visualization techniques that help in understanding OR ideas and results. However, visualization in OR can expand into relatively new spheres, such as visual art.
Link to material: http://ifors.org/wiki/tutorials-newsletter/OR-Abstract-Art.pdf