Tag: exhibition

  • Arts, sciences and open access

    Uncategorized | Douglas Kell

    The overriding theme of last week seemed to be the nexus of where arts and humanities meet the natural sciences (and equivalently where they fail to, as the balkanisation of research remains a major issue).

    One pleasant networking event was the annual invitation from the Royal Society of Chemistry to a viewing of the Royal Academy summer exhibition. As usual this seemed to involve a mixture of wonderful drawings, paintings and sculpture with some frankly more meretricious offerings, but was nonetheless a pleasant occasion to meet a variety of folk for useful informal discussions. […]