The Heart’s Knowledge: Science and Empathy in the Art of Dario Robleto
Crude Aesthetics: Oil on FilmAcross a feast of genres, including melodrama, comedy, thriller, and documentary, the films of Crude Aesthetics: Oil on Film reveal the entanglement of visual culture with the dark progress of the global oil industry during the past century.
Science on Screen: Inner and Outer SpacePresented in conjunction with the exhibition The Heart’s Knowledge: Science and Empathy in the Art of Dario Robleto, this series explores representations of the inner workings of the human body and the celestial mechanics of the cosmos throughout the history of cinema.
One Book One Northwestern CollectionExplore artworks that resonate with the 2022-2023 One Book One Northwestern selection "How the Word is Passed"
New Publication: The Heart’s Knowledge: Science and Empathy in the Art of Dario RobletoThe prints, sculptures, and films of American artist Dario Robleto (b. 1972) explore the pathos and the speculative potential of scientific inquir
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Science, Art, and the Search for Meaning: Opening Conversation with Dario Robleto
“A museum is not a neutral space. Every exhibition we organize, every work of art we acquire, every program we host—requires choices and each is an opportunity to present with intent. The power of this moment includes a heightened awareness of the privilege to choose and what is at stake when we do it. ”
– Lisa Corrin, The Block Museum Ellen Philips Katz Director