Science In Surrealism


2015 / ISBN: 978-0-9795141-4-2


Science in Surrealism is a 70-page, hardbound catalog featuring an essay by Gavin Parkinson, Senior Lecturer of European Modernism at The Courtauld Institute of Art in London. Parkinson is also the author of Surrealism, art and modern science (Yale University Press 2008).

Science in Surrealism is the accompanying catalog to the eponymous exhibition at Gallery Wendi Norris from May 16 – August 1, 2015. The exhibition is the first devoted to Surrealist artists who were interested in investigating the scientific advances of the first half of the twentieth century, especially those related to quantum physics and the Theory of Relativity.