Greg Dunn, a 6th year graduate student in neuroscience at the University of Pennsylvania paints neurons.

Greg Dunn, a 6th year graduate student in neuroscience at the University of Pennsylvania paints neurons.

purkinje neurons by Greg Dunn neuroscience art

purkinje neurons by Greg Dunn neuroscience art

Cortical Columns, Greg Dunn (21K, 18K and 12K gold, ink, dye, and mica on aluminized panel). Greg Dunn earned a PhD in neuroscience before deciding to become a professional artist. The patterns of branching neurons he saw through the microscope reminded him of the aesthetic principles in Asian art, which he had always admired. Dunn realized that neurons could be painted in the sumi-e (ink wash painting) style

Dazzling Images of the Brain Created by Neuroscientist-Artist

Cortical Columns, Greg Dunn (21K, 18K and 12K gold, ink, dye, and mica on aluminized panel). Greg Dunn earned a PhD in neuroscience before deciding to become a professional artist. The patterns of branching neurons he saw through the microscope reminded him of the aesthetic principles in Asian art, which he had always admired. Dunn realized that neurons could be painted in the sumi-e (ink wash painting) style

"Neuroscientist-turned-artist Greg Dunn creates incredible work at the intersection of art and science, drawn from his imagination but informed by his knowledge of neuroanatomy."

"Neuroscientist-turned-artist Greg Dunn creates incredible work at the intersection of art and science, drawn from his imagination but informed by his knowledge of neuroanatomy."

Pinterest
Search