I have been reading a lot about finding your niche as an artist and being successful without feeling like you are “selling out”. In both art and science there is a fine line between being innovative and retaining your character. Where do you draw the line between expanding your horizons and selling your soul?
Daily Prompt: Dignify
Here is the first piece I presented at the Women in Bio SciArt event and the story behind it. Continue Reading
One of the people attending the SciArt exhibit I organized with Women in Bio (WIB) was the executive vice president of corporate communications from my former employer. She has been a great colleague, who actually aided in me joining the wonderful community of WIB in the first place. After attending the event, she wrote up an article about the event and posted it on the company’s internal website. It turned out to be a big hit! Continue Reading
Last month I wrote a post about an event I organized with Women in Bio called “The Intersection of Art and Science”. There I moderated a panel of female artists who use scientific concepts as inspiration for their artwork. On top of organizing a panel, we also decided to do something different and actually set up a small exhibit of the panelists’ art pieces. We set up several easels on a table in a conference room and WHALA! It was a huge hit! Continue Reading