Art Exhibit: The Concinnitas Portfolio

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Event Details

September 13—December 7, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pmSeptember 15—December 9, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pmThis event does NOT occur on:November 18—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art
UMass Amherst Campus
Handicap access available

Free admission

Contact:

Betsey Wolfson

413-545-3672

The Concinnitas Portfolio comprises the contributions of ten mathematicians and physicists in response to the prompt to transcribe their “most beautiful mathematical expression.” The portfolio draws its name from a word famously used by the Renaissance scholar, artist, architect, and philosopher Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472) to connote a form of beauty derived from harmony in numbers and proportion.

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