Hyper-long Art

What is the longest period of time you’ve spent with a single piece of art? Maybe you’ve sat through a lengthy movie, play, opera or dance recital, or maybe you listened to an album in its entirety or stood transfixed by a painting for hours. The length of our experiences with art is not something I ever considered before reading Mike Barthel’s piece for the Atlantic on hyper-long art.

Art that Heals

Being a huge supporter of C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, I was thrilled to learn that the new Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital will be opening this November with an outstanding collection of 241 individual art pieces.

Artsy Alcohol

Florida State University research scientist Michael Davidson has been using microscopy to take photographs of DNA, biochemicals, and vitamins.  But Davidson also wanted to…