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Spotlight on Beauty and the Brain: A Neural Approach to Aesthetics


Sunday, April 11, 2010


02:00 PM–03:00 PM

Spotlight on <cite>Beauty and the Brain: A Neural Approach to Aesthetics</cite> Drs. Vikan and Connor, and artist Cornel Rubino, will discuss the dynamic collaboration between the Walters and the Zanvyl Krieger Mind ⁄ Brain Institute at The Johns Hopkins University, pioneering a new approach to the neural basis of the aesthetic experience, while Rubino's artistic sensibility will provide a poignant counterpoint to the conversation.