The Art of Innovation: from Enlightenment to Dark Matter
This book is based on the landmark Radio 4 series and contains twenty remarkable stories that explore the relationship between art and science at crucial moments over the past 250 years. The book focusses on objects that reflect this collaboration between fields that are often viewed as being polar opposites.
This history of modern artistic and scientific endeavour opens up an intriguing perspective on the creativity and reason that are essential for humankind. Among the pieces that are contained in the book are Constable’s cloudscapes and the introduction of photography.
Hardback. 314 pages.
16.3cm x 24.3cm x 3.2cm