Program Goals

  • Present works combining art, science, and culture in presenting astronomy
  • Provide different perspectives on the intersection of art and science
  • Present astronomy as the source of inspiration in art and culture
  • Provide a residency program for artists to make use of AWB's community and resources in creating unique works of art

Latest News

Aug 17

93 million

By: Ger Cawdell, Victoria, BC Canada
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Aug 15

Astrotreasures in Romania (11)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (design Florin Alexandru Stancu)

In 1717 the Crimean Tatars (followers of the Mongols' immense empires) made their last destructive raid to the Maramures province. Before being stopped by the Romanian and Magyar locals, they...

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Aug 15

Astrobeauties in Romania (36)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (design Florin Alexandru Stancu)

Saint Anthony the Great's Church (Saint Anton in Romanian) or the Old Court Church was made in the 1540s by Mircea Ciobanul (the Shepherd), ruler (“voievod” and “domnitor”) of Wallachia....

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Aug 15

Cosmic Jewels

by Harley White

If Keats could have seen through Hubble's eyes when the sonnet ‘Bright Star' he wrote, meaning its telescope-imaged skies with those stellar tableaux afloat, would he have noted ‘aloft it...

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Aug 14

SOMEDAY ON THE SILVER GLOBE

by Mirosław Wójcik, Poland

Someday on the Silver Globe the messengers from the Earth set their feet to highlight that they reached a primary objective of a decisive mission That was on July 21...

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Aug 12

August fog

By: Ger Cawdell, Victoria, BC Canada
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