Fermilab Art Gallery

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Reidar Hahn

After 32 years as Fermilab’s staff photographer, Reidar Hahn is retiring – and saying farewell with a final collection of photos in Fermilab’s art gallery. The exhibit will run from Nov. 6, 2019, to Jan. 3, 2020, with a free artist’s reception on Nov. 8.

Join us today in the Art Gallery at noon for a Gallery Talk by Shanthi Chandrasekar and at 5-7pm for the Opening Reception of Cosmic Design. Chandrasekar states, “Curiosity has been my driving force, leading me to ask questions about everything around me. This has led to my constant exploration and experimentation of ideas and thoughts based on scientific and philosophical enquiry. Combining scientific facts and theories with my wild imagination has been fruitful in creating artwork that questions our…

In the world of particle physics, scientists work with tiny, invisible particles, tracking their collisions and interactions with one another. But what if you could render them as music? What would these songs of the subatomic sound like? Adam Nadel, Fermilab’s 2018 artist-in-residence, worked with scientists at Fermilab and set out to do just that. Read on to hear his music.

Staff install art as artist Jane Barthes takes a photo. Barthes will give a talk on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at noon in the Art Gallery. All are welcome. people, art, arts, Fermilab Art Gallery Photo: Georgia Schwender

Staff install art as artist Jane Barthes takes a photo. Barthes will give a talk on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at noon in the Art Gallery. All are welcome.

Update: THE TALK HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO PREDICTED INCLEMENT WEATHER ON JAN. 30. Join us in the Art Gallery at noon on Wednesday January 30 to hear about the process and inspiration behind the large paintings currently on display.