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

Sep 25

Pocketful of Stars

by Harley White

As I was searching for a theme to guide me into novel jaunt, enough of a creative beam that would imagination haunt perhaps a scene sidereal I hadn't written on...

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Sep 25

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (281): Inertia of Inertia (127)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe and Valentin Grigore

ANDROMEDA By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (poem) and Valentin Grigore (photo) CHAINED WOMAN'S FASCINATION Princess, galaxy and constellation… but you're only one being! CONSTELLATION I greet Claudius Ptolemy, who listed you...

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Sep 25

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (280): Inertia of Inertia (126)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text and photos) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

AROUND THE TEACHERS' HOUSE Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe On August 10, 2020, I walked around the Teachers' Central House, a building made in the Neo-Romanian style in 1912...

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Sep 25

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (279): Inertia of Inertia (125)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text and photos) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

A PANDEMIC FRIEND Astro-photo-essay by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe, with the participation of a guest poet In March 2020 I remarked a new neighbor with philosophical valence, a good man who...

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Sep 24

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (278): Inertia of Inertia (124)

By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe (text and photos) and Florin Alexandru Stancu (design)

“Galileo oh Galileo… Stop pulling the ears Of your old boots!” -Urmuz (1883-1923, excerpt of “Fable”; English translation from Romanian by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe)- NEAR THE LAZAR COLLEGE (Bucharest, August...

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Sep 24

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (277): Inertia of Inertia (123)

By Valentin Grigore

ASTRO-LESSON RUNCU STONE Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Valentin Grigore The Sun playing with the sky mountains before moving to other realms and leaving place for the lesson of astronomy and astrophotography,...

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