Margaret Wertheim, Science Communicator and Artist

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by University of Houston Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts (CotA) (formerly UH ARTS) at University of Houston - Dudley Recital Hall, Houston TX

Jan 30 2020
Margaret Wertheim, Science Communicator and Artist

Margaret Wertheim is an internationally noted writer, artist and curator whose work focuses on relations between science and the wider cultural landscape.

Wertheim’s work is animated by a two-fold proposition: that science is both a field of conceptual enchantment, and a socially embedded activity with political and communal consequences. The author of six books, including The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace and Physics on the Fringe, she has written for the New York TimesThe GuardianCabinetAeon and many others. Margaret and her twin sister Christine are founders of the Institute For Figuring, a Los Angeles-based practice devoted to the aesthetic dimensions of science and mathematics – theiff.org. The sisters have created exhibitions for

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission; No Ticket Required.

Contact: 713-743-3001

Email: amayer@uh.edu

    Official Website

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Reception: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Artist Talk: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

University of Houston - Dudley Recital Hall

Fine Arts Building-UH, Room 122, Houston, TX

See what's near this venue

CONNECT WITH University of Houston Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts (CotA) (formerly UH ARTS)

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Twitter
/
Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA