The new exhibit in the Fermilab Art Gallery, “Structural Elements,” features the work of three artists: Margie Criner, Yvette Kaiser-Smith and Doug Reyes. The exhibit will be on display beginning May 21. A free artist reception will be held on Friday, May 25, from 5-8 p.m., and the exhibit will run until July 21. The gallery is open to the public Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Margie Criner’s 2-D work is informed by architecture and technical rendering. Yvette Kaiser-Smith uses… More »
Tickets are still available for the Axiom Brass quintet, which is performing in the Fermilab Art Gallery on Sunday, March 11, at 2:30 p.m. Closing out our Musical Celebration of Science, Axiom Brass joins some great Fermilab friends to present Quarks to Cosmos. Tickets are $18. The ensemble will perform Particles and Waves by Mathew Fuerst (written for the event), Firedance by Anthony DiLorenzo, Contrapunctus IX by J.S. Bach, and Celestial Suite, movement 4: Hubble by Chicagoland composer James Stephenson,… More »
On Monday, Feb. 26, at noon in the Fermilab Art Gallery, Fermilab artist-in-residence Jim Jenkins will give an informal gallery talk. The exhibit is on display until March 6. This is a wonderful opportunity to interact with our latest artist-in-residence and to get a sense of how he understands science at Fermilab. With only a few weeks left before Jenkins’s exhibit concludes, it’s good to take advantage of his final talk: Learn how Fermilab science looks through an artist’s eyes.
This work, “Dark Matters,” is a concept/sculpture by Jim Jenkins, 2017 Fermilab artist-in-residence. The center of the sculpture is a lead-glass block from the electromagnetic calorimeter of Fermilab experiment E-760/E-835 (charmonium spectroscopy). This picture was taken after a performance of “Quatuor pour la Fin du Temps” by Olivier Messiaen in Ramsey Auditorium. The sculpture was positioned behind the performers on the auditorium stage.