What’s one way to draw people into science? Art! And who are masters at using art to communicate scientific information? Scientific illustrators!
A long time ago, in a museum not that far away, Alex Belfield used the force to develop from a curious teen into a masterful maker.
Since we’re hosting Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity, we're noting some interesting instruments made from various types of skin. Rock on!
The opening of a new touring exhibition featuring crop art got us thinking about foods we enjoy today and which were originally from Virginia. Test your knowledge to see if you can identify the native foods on our list.
Various forms of art have long been celebrated for their healing qualities. When exploring the connection between, and role of, art and mental illness treatments, what's the difference between art therapy and art as a therapeutic approach?