University Forum: A Brilliant Violet Flash

When

Sep. 26, 2018, 7:30pm to 9pm

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium
Lo Presti Slider oil on canvas

Description

The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents "A Brilliant Violet Flash: Color Lessons from Nuclear Weapons Tests" a talk by Eric LoPresti.

What color is an atomic blast, and what does that mean for us in 2018? In this wide-ranging presentation, Brooklyn-based artist Eric LoPresti discusses his artwork, contemporary theories of aesthetics and how thinking about color vision can change our understanding of nuclear weapons.

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Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

College of Liberal Arts
702-895-3401

YouTube Link

Event Sponsor

Sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Liberal Arts Leadership Board, and the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art. 

Co-sponsored by the Department of History.

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