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Public lecture - Math and South Africian Ar


Silvia Minguzzi, Department of Art and Art History (CSU)

We would love to invite all math faculty, students and staff to her talk on Wednesday September 28th, at 5pm in the Gregory Allicar Museum of Art’s Hoffert Learning Center, University Center for the Arts building (1400 Remington St)

We are presenting a very interesting lecture here in the new and renovated Museum. We have a couple of guests from South Africa, Helene Smuts and Jackie Scheiber, and we would love to invite you to join us for their talk: EYE HAND MIND: SEEING, MAKING AND UNDERSTANDING

Helene Smuts, is the creator of Africa Meets Africa project, an innovative educational initiative in South Africa that utilizes traditional art forms to teach across disciplines. Helene will be accompanied by Jackie Scheiber, mathematician at Wits University and a contributor to the Africa Meets Africa curriculum materials.