logo



facebooktwitterinstagram

HOME      ABOUT      PROGRAMS      EVENTS      EXHIBITS      CALENDAR      SPONSORSHIP      MEMBERSHIP        GIFT STORE      RENT THE PENCE
THE CONSILIENCE OF ART AND SCIENCE
PENCE GALLERY AND UC DAVIS ART/SCIENCE FUSION JURIED EXHIBITION
January 19 - February 28, 2016
Reception: Friday, February 12, 6-9 PM | AWARDS: 7:30 PM

This exhibit is sponsored by Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Kit & Bonnie Lam, Ronald & Rosie Soohoo, and Terence Leung.

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.

<< return to overview                                                                                      previous              next


Julia Bennett


Location:
Laguna Niguel, California, United States

Web site: www.julialbennettphotography.com

Statement: The products of my artistic practice have a profound connection to my fascination with the way modern humans perceive and interact with the natural world. I explore visual methods of communicating scientific information prudent to our cultural success as means of posing questions. The response to these photographic inquiries, or even the interpretation of the inquiry itself, can vary depending on the discipline of the viewer. However, as a result of my interdisciplinary background, I find this particularly exciting. There are profound intersections between artistic and scientific practices, and it is my belief that visually capturing these junctures allows for a larger conversation about our contemporary relationship with our environment.


Julia Bennett


Genesis, diatoms

Dimensions: 24" x 36"
Material: Archival Pigment Print
Year: 2014


<< return to overview                                                                                      previous              next

 


  HOME      ABOUT      PROGRAMS      EVENTS      EXHIBITS      CALENDAR      SPONSORSHIP      MEMBERSHIP        GIFT STORE      RENT THE PENCE

212 D Street, Davis, CA 95616 | phone 530.758.3370 | fax 530.758.4670 | Open Hours Tue-Sun 11:30 AM - 5 PM | 2nd Friday ArtAbout Reception 6-9 PM (free admission)
pencelogo







©2015 Pence Gallery - All Rights Reserved