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Tag Archives: Art & Science

Art & Science: Paper – Nutritious and Versatile

Feb

27

Paper comes in many forms for many different uses. The fibers of which it is made have come from many different basic components, but its basic production process and essential properties remain the same. With slight changes or additions, it is still paper, whether…

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Art & Science – Part I: The Greening of a Parking Lot

Apr

22

Our daily travels can often be mapped out as a series of parking lots that we travel to and from.  My short two and one half mile journey to work each morning takes me by no less than 50 surface lots.  This does not even account for the multi-story parking complexes and the numerous parking [...]

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Joining Art and Science at The Museum

Feb

25

I have seen surprised looks and heard praises on how visionary it is to introduce science into an art museum. Yet, it seems…

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The Cummer Welcomes Karl Boecklen

Feb

18

In January, Karl Boecklen joined the education staff as a Museum Educator.  His job will be to continue the integration of the Gardens and our riverfront campus into our arts education programs.  Karl is a native of New York City and a graduate of SUNY-Stony Brook with a degree in the biological sciences.  He has [...]

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