This exhibit is provided as a public service of Institute for Dynamic Educational Advancement (IDEA) and WebExhibits to help improve cultural literacy by interesting the public in links between art with science.


Initial design concept and color scheme by PixelPress LLC. Organization, production and interactivity by Michael Douma. Articles written by the identified authors. Where no author is identified, the text is credited to Ren Weschler, Erika Kawalek or the WebExhibits team.

Sponsored by:

Institute for Dynamic Educational Advancement (IDEA) and WebExhibits. Funding, in part, from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) grant P116B011454.

Many papers contained within this web site originated from a conference organized in December 2001 by Ren Weschler and the New York Institute for the Humanities, with funding assistance from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Peter Norton Family Foundation.

Technical notes:

This site uses Macromedia Flash for interactive figures. If you do not have Flash, version 5 or greater, some figures will be missing. Site templating achieved with PHP and XML. Images processed with Adobe Photoshop. Three dimensional animations created with LightWave, exported by Electric Rain's Swift3D-LW. Headlines created with PerlMagick and FreeType. Headline typeface is Dalliance from Emigre.