Posted in biology, design and architecture, medical imaging, museum

tiny killers in art

From NYTimes:

An exhibition at the Heller Gallery in Manhattan’s meatpacking district shows a lineup of history’s greatest killers rendered in blown glass: smallpox, influenza, H.I.V.

They are beautiful hand grenades, the illusion heightened by their precarious perches over a hard floor.

Read on for more from the art exhibit “Infectious Beauty“…



Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.