£20; £16 concessions: students, unwaged, 60+ (for all four sessions).
Thursday 9 March: New Art Gallery Walsall
Thursday 16 March: The Barber Institute
Thursday 23 March: Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Thursday 30 March: Ikon
Through looking, discussion and debate, this four-week course explores the connections between arts and science using the varied collections and exhibitions of regional galleries.
- At New Art Gallery Walsall, explore themes of classical music, art history, philosophy and religion in the work of Idris Khan.
- Discover the scientific developments that shaped art at the Barber Institute- from Renaissance paint-makers to the 19th-century invention that changed art forever.
- Find out about scientific theories of colour and light that have inspired modern artists to create abstract works at Wolverhampton Art Gallery.
- At Ikon, explore the history of film in relation to scientific discovery with a focus on the work of French film-maker and biologist, Jean Painlevé.
Please book online or by calling Ikon on 0121 248 0708. Please note that booking closes at 12pm on Wednesday 8 March.