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

Apr 07

For Global Astronomy Month (14) - “Venus meets Pleiades” in Targoviste

Text by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photos by Valentin Grigore

Another night in which the president of the Romanian Society for Meteors and Astronomy (SARM), Valentin Grigore, went to his job place (“professional interest”). On that occasion he took a...

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Apr 07

For Global Astronomy Month (13) - Advance for “Supermoon”

Text and photos by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, design by Florin Alexandru Stancu

Using the legal rights to walk around the block or to go to buy products of strict necessity during the current crisis, I could see lunar smiles as an advance...

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Apr 07

For Global Astronomy Month (12) - Venus near Pleiades

Text by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photos by Valentin Grigore

To respect the official crisis regulations and keep the social distancing, Valentin Grigore opted to go to his job place (”professional interest”) for a few consecutive nights. In April 2,...

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Apr 06

This Night

By Nandini Mittal, Meerut city, India

This night.... Has given shine to my soul Has made me forget all my worries Has made me feel like I own the sky Has shown me there are no...

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Apr 03

Cosmopoetry Essays 2019 (1)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

It seems like time has stopped. We have to learn again to protect ourselves, our planet and the sky until we will be able, again, to fly. The leading team...

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Apr 03

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (11) - First Quarter Memories 2

Text Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, photos Valentin Grigore

Before working our first significant results from the time of GAM 2020, we made three anticipating works (photos by Valentin Grigore from before the crisis and recent haiku by Andrei...

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