Nov 9 2021

Perot Museum: The Shape of Matter Through an Artist's Eye - Dallas (Oct. 21-April 20)

Oct 21 2021 - 10:00am to Apr 20 2022 - 5:00pm
The Perot Museum
2201 N. Field Street
Dallas , TX

Showcasing the jewelry creations of renowned designer extraordinaire Paula Crevoshay, The Shape of Matter – Through An Artist’s Eye exhibit will open at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science Oct. 21, 2021, and run through April 20, 2022.

As part of the Perot Museum’s commitment to create enticing content that inspires minds through nature and science, this exhibit provides an innovative look at how nature and art connect.

In addition to approximately 70 pieces inspired by nature, including a world museum debut, The Shape of Matter – Through An Artist’s Eye will include loose gems and minerals, all displayed within their respective crystal systems. The exhibition illuminates the link between minerals, gems and jewelry while providing a path to learn more about intricate crystal structures.

Museum general admission is $20 for adults (13-64), $13 for youth (2-12) and $18 for seniors (65+). Museum general admission is free for members. Children under 2 are always free.

Dallas College: TRACs Summit - Online

Nov 8 2021 - 8:00am to Nov 9 2021 - 5:00pm
Online TX

 

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The Texas Regional Alliance for Campus Sustainability (TRACS) Summit will feature keynote speaker Bina Venkataramn, author of “The Optimist’s Telescope.” She teaches in the program on Science, Technology and Society at MIT and is a fellow at New America.

Dallas Sierra Club: 'Paved Away' Author- Zoom

Nov 9 2021 - 7:00pm
Zoom TX

Dallas Sierra Club member Collin Yarborough discusses his new book, Paved Away: Infrastructure, Policy and Racism in an American City.  For over a year, Collin Yarborough explored Dallas' history with the help of some of Dallas' greatest residents and advocates, in order to understand the intersection of infrastructure, policy and racism in this city. This book is the first step in learning, unlearning, and relearning that history...an attempt at narrative change in a city so determined to pave away the past.

Details and Zoom on website link below.