Our MEETUP GROUP members are invited to an art/science exhibition opening "NETWORKED" by SciArt Initiative and The Nook Gallery!
Opening Reception: Sunday, July 14th 2:30 - 5:00 PM
Exhibit: July 14 - August 29th, 2019
Location: Los Angeles area
Featured Artists: Allison Maria Rodriguez, Christopher Hanusa, Jen Ann Simmons, JK Rofling, Juniper Harrower, Justin Trupiano, Richelle Gribble, Ryota Matsumoto, Sonja Hinrichsen and Justin Levesque.
Curated by SciArt Initiative's Marnie Benney.
"Networks are everywhere; the human body contains networks for vital biological functions like genetic signaling, cellular metabolism, and neuronal communication. Organisms use networks to adapt and thrive, such as the "wood-wide web" of fungal tree root connections. Networks are a hallmark of modern life, from the networks of transportation to the multi faceted network that is the Internet.
Networks connect us across scales, geographies, and time. In looking at the systems of life through the lens of network science, how does the structure of a network affect its function? What can we learn from the networks formed by the forces of nature, micro to macro? How have social networks changed with the influx of communication technologies like Facebook, Snapchat, and WhatsApp?"