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

Feb 26

Birth of Betelgeuse Supernova

by Harley White

Betelgeuse has gotten brighter and dimmer for more than a century it's been remarked. But now it seems to be barely a glimmer compared to its brilliance before, which has...

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Feb 26

Nocturne - motionless trees

By: Ger Cawdell, Victoria, BC Canada
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Feb 25

About a Special Year

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

With love for our small place We can touch the cosmic grace. For the cosmopoetry team (Florin Alexandru Stancu, Valentin Grigore and me) 2018 (the Centenary Year of the Great...

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Feb 25

Astropoetry Moments for Astronomy History (11): Homage to Giordano Bruno

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

In 1584 Giordano Bruno wrote “Ma fendo i cieli e a l'infinito m'ergo. E mentre dal mio globo a gli altri sorgo…” in his “De l'infinito, universo e mondi, proemiale...

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Feb 18

On a Special Global Astronomy Month

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

This is just a personal belief (Neither conclusion nor bet): Life is a sum of novels in which Astronomy is the best novelette. 2018 was declared in Romania the Centenary...

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Feb 18

Astropoetry Moments for Astronomy History (10): Jocelyn’s Victory

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

In 1967 Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovered the first radio pulsar, but the Nobel Prize was given to her supervisor. My moral is not quite mild: a discovery is a legal...

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