Art Talk: David Weinberg, Bang Wong, and Lois Hetland on Science and Art

Dr. David Weinberg—collaborator on Josiah McElheny’s riveting Island Universe and other works—joins Bang Wong and Dr. Lois Hetland, author of Studio Thinking: The Real Benefits of Visual Arts Education, in a discussion that explores the challenges of creating visual representations of scientific knowledge, on October 11, 2012. The exchange of ideas offers a glimpse into how scientists visualize data for public consumption, and identifies similarities practiced by visual artists.