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Art of Science: Nanomicroscopy & the Mystery of Picasso’s Paints

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT

Nanoscale Microscopy and the Mystery of Pablo Picasso’s Paints

Presented by Dr. Volker Rose
Argonne National Laboratory

Nanoscale Microscopy and the Mystery of Pablo Picasso’s Paints

Scientists are using high-energy X-ray instruments to solve mysteries behind art masterpieces, including artwork by Picasso. Learn how Dr. Volker Rose, a physicist at Argonne National Laboratory, is working with major art institutions, such as The Art Institute of Chicago and The Smithsonian Institute, to unlock groundbreaking information about art, the artist, and our cultural heritage.

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October 18
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Agitator Cooperative
Hosted by Yoav Kashiv

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Agitator
1112 N. Ashland
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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