Santiago Ramón y Cajal: The Artist as Scientist

In conjunction with the exhibition The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal
January 9–March 31, 2018

Eric Himmel, Editor-in-Chief of Abrams Books and Beautiful Brain catalogue essayist, will trace Cajal’s path from a failed provincial artist through his midlife encounter with neuroscience—which inspired his revolutionary drawings based in new forms and new concepts.

Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Art History and Grey Art Gallery.

Free of charge, capacity limited, and subject to change. Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings.

Starts 3/22/18 7:00 pm
Ends 3/22/18 8:30 pm
Participants Eric Himmel
Location Silver Center, Room 300 (enter at 32 Waverly Place)
Cost Free of charge


Program Types: Lecture