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Grids & Gradients: The Visual Systems of Vernon Pratt

August 21 @ 10:00 am - November 9 @ 4:00 pm

Free

Drawn primarily from the collection of the WCU Fine Art Museum, this exhibition brings together a selection of recently-acquired paintings by Vernon Pratt, an artist who worked at the intersection of art and mathematics. Pratt took a systematic approach to his creative process, often exploring the rich array of possibilities within a given set of parameters.

The paintings on view focus on two of Pratt’s characteristic elements—the grid and the gradient. Math activities for both college-age and middle-school students will be developed in conjunction with the exhibition to help illuminate the connections between art and math that permeate Pratt’s work.

Details

Start:
August 21 @ 10:00 am
End:
November 9 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
arts.wcu.edu/grids-gradients

Venue

Western Carolina Fine Art Museum
200 Centennial Drive
Cullowhee, 28723
Phone:
8282273591

Organizer

Western Carolina University Bardo Arts Center
Phone:
828.227.2479
Website:
https://www.wcu.edu/bardo-arts-center/performance-hall/ticketing.aspx