Art & Science

ART & SCIENCE

 

How can artistic creations help us better understand how our brains work?

 

I enjoy to delve into scientific mysteries, drawing connections between works of art and perceptual processing: contrast sensitivity, central and peripheral vision, along with the perception of colour and perspective.

 

 

 

Understanding the brain through the painter's look

Are you curious?

Here is a journal paper for you (2018)! (French) in Le Devoir.

October 18, 2017

 

ARTS & SCIENCES @ MONTREAL

Talking about art and science with Nathalie Bondil, Director and Chief Curator of the Montreal Museum of Fine Art.

June 16, 2017

 

INAUGURAL POP SCIENCES FESTIVAL

Welcome Pop Sciences! Happy to be part of it. Interview before my talk can be found here (Lyon Capitale - French).

June 7, 2016

 

CORTEX CONFERENCE

October 18, 2017

 

ARTS & SCIENCES @ MONTREAL

Delighted to be invited to highlight the 10th anniversary of Montréal InVivo and to close the 30th edition of Entretiens Jacques Cartier, Rémi Quirion, the Chief Scientist of Quebec, Frank Béraud, the Chief Executive Officer of Montréal InVivo, Nathalie Bondil, Director and Chief Curator of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and Frédéric Bove, Director of the Centre et des Entretiens Jacques Cartier.

November 8, 2016

 

CONFERENCE @ CED

Ce que l'Art nous enseigne sur notre apprentissage visuel, Conference for the European Center of Cosmetology (CED).

October 15, 2015

 

PUBLIC CONFERENCE @ PARIS

Comment le cerveau de l'artiste voit-il le monde ?

Musée des Arts & Métiers, Paris, France, Journée d'étude Créations Cerveaux Infini.

September, 2017

 

BEST ILLUSION OF THE YEAR CONTEST

Happy to be one the judges this year. Congratulations to winners!

September 9-10, 2016

 

ART & SCIENCE @ ST MALO

Arts & Sciences : De la peinture aux illusions picturales, Saint-Malo, France.

Organized by Françoise Piétry.

3 presentations (French):

1. Trait, dessin et contours

2. Les impressionnistes et la perception de la couleur

3. Perspective et vision en 3D

October 27, 2015

 

PUBLIC CONFERENCE @ BML

Comment le cerveau de l'artiste voit-il le monde ?

Bibliothèque Municipale de Lyon, France.

Video of the conference is here (in French).