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Susan Magsamen and Ivy Ross

May 8 @ 7:30 pm

Free

“Your Brain on Art explores the new science of neuroaesthetics, a way of reimagining how to live that includes art as an essential part of the human experience and an unexpected doorway to healing.” – Mark Hyman, No. 1 New York Times bestselling author of Young Forever

Can visiting a museum help someone conquer feelings of loneliness, or even stave off the advent of dementia? In Your Brain on Art, authors Susan Magsamen and Ivy Ross explore the wide variety of connections that contemporary neuroscience has established between artistic practice, aesthetic experience and optimal cognitive functioning. Susan Magsamen is the founder and director of the International Arts + Mind Lab, Center for Applied Neuroaesthetics at Johns Hopkins University. Ivy Ross is the vice president of hardware design at Google.

Details

Date:
May 8
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://guides.library.ucsb.edu/c.php?g=1322766&p=9732588

Venue

Campbell Hall, UCSB, Isla Vista, CA 93117
Campbell Hall, UCSB, Isla Vista, CA 93117 + Google Map