The Abaco Dinghy: A Paradigm for Encouraging Simplicity and Artistry

 by Arista Holden and Lance Lee The Abaco in Penobscot Bay, Maine built by Morris Albury circa 1995 On Man O’War Cay in the Bahamas, the traditions of boat building reflect a culture of resourcefulness, simplicity, artistry and cultivate a sense of embodied mathematics. There is no lofting, no truing molds, and no rigidly following architectural [...]