|The goals of the exhibition are to show creative work that explores the intersection between art and science; to foster communication between the arts and sciences; and to spark new ways of viewing the world and ourselves. creative work that transcends pure scientific illustration to explore the conceptual realm where art and science both reside is strongly encouraged.
Juror's Talks: Friday, Feb. 12
5:15-6 PM, Sharon Bladholm
Sharon Bladholm, one of the exhibit's jurors, leads an illustrated talk about her work as an artist with various scientific expeditions, including her current projects.
6-6:45 PM, Shih-Wen Young
Shih-Wen Young will talk about the selection of work for the current consilience show. Young is a physicist and artist who with Sharon Bladholm, juried the Consilience exhibit.
|Jenny E. Balisle
Location: Richmond, California, United States
Web site: www.jennyebalisle.com
Statement: My work researches dichotomous relationships such as the simple and complex, beautiful and grotesque, micro and macro perspectives, and natural and manmade environments. Using a thesis like approach, the goal is to discover connections and patterns through art and science. JBD.5.14.11013, an abstract pen and ink drawing, visualizes the movement of seismic activity in the San Francisco Bay Area and its fault lines.
JBD.5.14.11013Dimensions: 10" x13" drawing on 19" x24" paper
Material: Pen and Ink on Paper