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From WDCB’s First Light, Jan. 19, 2020: In this 13-minute radio piece, First Light host chats with Fermilab’s newest artists-in-residence Patrick Gallagher and Chris Klapper during their visit to the lab. While the science being done at Fermilab is amazing, if you’re not a particle physicist, that work can be difficult to understand. Making it understandable is one of the goals of the artist-in-residence program.

Where Art & Science Collide – Employee Art Show 2020 Don’t forget to drop your artwork in the Art Gallery on Wednesday, Jan. 8, from 8-10 a.m. The reception is on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 5-7 p.m. Hope to see you!

Sinking sun

Behind the photographer's self portrait, which is kept in her ninth-floor office, the sun sinks into the horizon. Perhaps at this moment the photographer, like the portrait, is lost in thought. art, sunset, sun Photo: Sudeshna Ganguly

Behind the photographer’s self portrait, which is kept in her ninth-floor office, the sun sinks into the horizon. Perhaps at this moment the photographer, like he portrait, is lost in thought.

From WDCB’s First Light, Nov. 17, 2019: It’s hard to imagine the number of experiments that have been conducted and the discoveries made at Fermilab over its more than 50-year history. Fermilab photographer Reidar Hahn, who had rare access to many of those tests and scientific advances for more than 30 years of the lab’s life, is preparing to step down. Hear what Hahn, Fermilab Director Nigel Lockyer and Fermilab Art Gallery curator Georgia Schwender have to say about Hahn’s work in this 14-minute piece.

It’s not too early to think about the upcoming Employee Art Show! Submit intent application – before Dec. 23. Intent application can be found online. Drop artwork – Jan. 8, 2020, 8-10 a.m. On display – Jan. 10-March 13, 2020 Reception – Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, 5-7 p.m. Pick up artwork – March 16, 8-10 a.m.