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“Vision+Light” Art Exhibit | Berkeley

This acclaimed program returns, featuring the convergence of art and science. Journey through ancient and modern worlds, from the nano to cosmic scale. Explore exhibits of microscopy, painting, video installations and sculpture, created by artists and scientists probing our world for deeper understanding.

“Vision+Light” Art Exhibit | Berkeley
October 28-29, 2017
Li Ka Shing Center, Oxford St., Berkeley, CA

Learn about ancient ceramic intrigue, explore physics and the deep sea, fold paper with an origami master, and join in fascinating conversations on science, image and creativity. Vision + Light is presented in partnership with Science at Cal, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, and the Bay Area Science Festival.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 4:30-8:30 pm

  • 5:15-6:00 pm “Of Earth and Fire: Ceramic Chemistry and Culture (and a Little Espionage)”
  • 5:15-6:00pm “Of Earth and Fire: Ceramic Chemistry and Culture (and a Little Espionage)”
  • 6:30-7:15pm “Zoology – SEEC Photography at the speed of light”

Sunday, October 29, 2017 1-5 pm

  • 3:00-4:15pm | Emergence: Art, Science and the Creative Process

Shannon Jackson – Associate Vice Chancellor of Arts and Design, UC Berkeley


  • Ken Goldberg – Professor, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), Art Practice, and the School of Information, UC Berkeley
  • Joshua Cassidy – Lead Producer and Cinematographer, Deep Look, and Digital Media Producer, KQED Science
  • Lily Simonson – Fine Artist, National Science Foundation Antarctic Artist in Residence

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