Visual Research: Galison Brings Together Art and Science in Scholarship

May 1, 2016
Photo of Prof. Peter Galison

For Peter L. Galison, science always extends past the laboratory. Galison - a professor in Harvard’s departments of physics and history of science, director of the University’s Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, and a documentary filmmaker - often works across media and disciplines. His research, exhibitions, and films have explored the intersections between art and science; between material culture and theoretical discourse; and between the technicalities of scientific research and its real effects on the way people understand and live in the world around them.

Continue reading "Visual Research: Galison Brings Together Art and Science in Scholarship" by Elizabeth C. Keto in Harvard Crimson.