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Harmonious Complexity: An exhibition celebrating 100 years of On Growth and Form

Harmonious Complexity: An exhibition celebrating 100 years of On Growth and Form Image
This special anniversary exhibition reveals the fascinating history of DArcy Thompsons landmark book On Growth and Form 1917 and features unique and rarely seen letters and specimens from DArcys collections at the Universities of Dundee and St Andrews. Find out about the extraordinary impact that the book has had in biology, mathematics, systems theory, geography, art, design and architecture. You will also see amazing new images taken by Dr Alan Prescott School of Life Sciences of some of DArcys original microscope slides and a stunning 3d animation of DArcys archaeoptery x fossil cast created by animator Brendan Body Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art Design thanks to grant funding from Museums Galleries Scotland. You can also find discover fascinating new research being carried out here at the University in biomathematics and developmental biology, building on DArcys pioneering work.

Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.

Free.
Promoted By: University of Dundee Museum Services
Dates
Wednesday 22nd November 2017 9:30am
Thursday 23rd November 2017 9:30am
Friday 24th November 2017 9:30am
Saturday 25th November 2017 1:00pm
Monday 27th November 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 28th November 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 29th November 2017 9:30am
Thursday 30th November 2017 9:30am
Friday 1st December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 2nd December 2017 1:00pm
Monday 4th December 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 5th December 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 6th December 2017 9:30am
Thursday 7th December 2017 9:30am
Friday 8th December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 9th December 2017 1:00pm
Monday 11th December 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 12th December 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 13th December 2017 9:30am
Thursday 14th December 2017 9:30am
Friday 15th December 2017 9:30am
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1st Floor, Tower Building
Nethergate
Dundee
DD1 4HN
01382 385330
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