All School Meeting with artist Rebecca Kamen

April 1, 2015

On March 26, 2015, Madeira welcomed artist Rebecca Kamen to speak about her work and the convergence of art and science. During her presentation to students she explained that science and art has been linked for centuries. Prior to cameras scientist had to be artists to record what was seen – think Leonardo da Vinci. She described the work of scientists with strong links to the arts such as Ernst Heckle and Santiago Ramon y Cajal. Ms. Kamen explained her belief that discoveries are made when you look at something through two different lenses. 

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