Program Goals

  • Present works combining art, science, and culture in presenting astronomy
  • Provide different perspectives on the intersection of art and science
  • Present astronomy as the source of inspiration in art and culture
  • Provide a residency program for artists to make use of AWB's community and resources in creating unique works of art

Latest News

May 28

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (109): Echo (3) - GAM Time Tunnel (2)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

“Astronomy is my life and one day the planets aligned for me to become the coordinator of an astronomical complex (observatory and planetarium). It seems that I had a lucky...

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May 27

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (108): Echo (2) - GAM Time Tunnel (1)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

Venus, Sun, Moon… the three heavenly bodies which are reproduced on Romania's coat of arms. During my travel through the GAM time tunnel, I found them photographed by three important...

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May 26

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (107): Echo (1) - Ode to the Amateur and Professional Astronomers

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

One day in May I felt an irresistible impulse to recapitulate significant aspects of GAM 2020 and I found out other elements to be added to this unique memory. Then...

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May 23

moonrise

By: Ger Cawdell, Victoria, BC Canada
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May 18

Time and Again

by Harley White

Time and again at break of morn a coral tone will dawn adorn. Magenta heralds night's release, a halt in sunlight's golden fleece to moon and stars in darkness sworn....

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May 16

Imagining Black Holes Through Art

by Kathleen Horner

In this AstroCrafts project, we are going to be experimenting with different acrylic painting methods to create a black hole painting. Black holes continue to mesmerize and mystify scientists. American...

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