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    Artist Talk: Michael Benson

    Art - Lecture/Discussion

    Sunday, February 9, 2014
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM

    Conference Room

    Held in conjunction with the Jeppson Idea Lab installation "Michael Benson" (on view December 21, 2013  June 22, 2014), Benson will discuss his amazing colorized photo of deep space. Free with Museum admission. Generously sponsored by the Amelia & Robert Hutchinson Haley Memorial Lectures Fund.

    For more information on the Jeppson Idea Lab, visit: http://www.worcesterart.org/Exhibitions/jeppson-idealab-michael-benson-carina-nebula/

    Image: "Carina Nebula." Hubble Space Telescope, March and July 2005, and European Southern Observatory 2.2 meter telescope, La Silla, Chile, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003. Image created by Michael Benson in 2008 by combining data from the NASA-ESA Hubble Space Telescope and from the European Southern Observatory 2.2 meter telescope, La Silla, Chile. Chromogenic print, 2012. Stoddard Acquisition Fund, 2013.4

    Cost: Free with Museum Admission

    Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School


    Last Modified: January 28, 2014 at 11:24 AM


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