Science Under the Dome - Art: A Matter of Mind
In our modern world of smart phone cameras and Instagram, our connection with art is often distilled down to a single digital picture smaller than our fist. But what do we lose by collapsing our multidimensional world into a tiny, flickering, 2D image? Even when we encounter individual works of art in a museum or gallery, the average time Americans spend looking at a work is less than half a minute. How, in our culture of increasing distraction, might we truly connect with the beauty around us? What does that connection mean to how we connect with others?
Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Fiske Planetarium and Science Center
2414 Regent Drive, Boulder, CO 80309