Loading Events

« All Events

Mad Pursuit: Exploring Science through the Lens of Art

July 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

WHAT:  A Sci-Art group exhibition curated by Sara McCormick, featuring NW artists:

Kindra Crick
Julian Voss Andreae
Elise Wagner
Lawrence Morrell
Sienna Morris

Opening Reception:  PLUS live performance (with brainwave display!) from Shannon Entropy!

WHERE:  Ford Gallery, 2505 SE 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97202

WHEN:  Friday, July 29 from 6 PM – 9 PM

Come join us!

Celebrated artist Sara McCormick presented her extraordinary fractal images at a NW Noggin Velo Cult event last fall…

LEARN MORE:  Is Your Brain Fractal?

And both Sienna Morris and Noggin Brain Board member Kindra Crick have engaged in public #sciart outreach at Velo Cult as well…

LEARN MORE:  Your brain is plastic @ Velo!

LEARN MORE:  Changing Brain Waves of Depression

The gallery show will be accompanied by a live performance (starting at 8:00pm) of the band Shannon Entropy, while EEG brainwaves are recorded from listeners and displayed on screen!

LEARN MORE:  EPSPs & Entropy!

How does brain activity change in response to music?  What patterns can you see?

And (shhh…) there may be an after-party (with limited space for guests) for a science/art salon, real (extra!) human brains and more music and EEG in The Mechanical, in the basement of the Ford, following the show…

Details

Date:
July 29
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Ford Gallery
2505 SE 11th Ave
Portland, OR 97202 United States
+ Google Map
Website:
http://fordgallerypdx.com