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Capturing Transient Effects

Rachael DeLue, Joshua Winn, Richard Woo, Rolf Sinclair

September 28, 2017 · 5:30 pm6:30 pm EDT · 101 McCormick Hall

Princeton University Art Museum

Art historians and scientists explore how art can decipher fleeting natural events and defy the limits of vision, in conjunction with the exhibition Transient Effects: The Solar Eclipses and Celestial Landscapes of Howard Russell Butler. Speakers include Rachael DeLue, Art and Archaeology; Joshua Winn, Astrophysics; Richard Woo, California Institute of Technology; and Rolf Sinclair, Centro de Estudios Científicos, Chile, and University of Maryland. A reception in the Museum will follow.

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