Dorismae Hacker Friedman Lecture: Eric Kandel (Columbia University)

December 8, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Farrell Auditorium (Saint Louis Art Museum)

“Reductionism in Art and Brain Science”

The Dorismae Friedman Endowed Lecture is sponsored by the Saint Louis Art Museum (SLAM).

Speaker:  Dr. Eric R. Kandel, M.D., Kavli Professor and Director, Kavli Institute for Brain Science and Co-Director, Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, Department of Neuroscience, Columbia University

Nobel-laureate Eric R. Kandel reached a broad general audience with his 2006 book In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind and through the Charlie Rose Brain Series on PBS. He has published two books on the intersection of art and science, and he will speak on the ways neuroscience influences our perception of art.

Free Event, get tickets:

– Pick them up at the Saint Louis Art Museum (free)

– Order online through Metrotix ($3.00 charge)

All events in The Farrell Auditorium, including free events, are ticketed. Tickets are subject to availability. Tickets may be purchased or reserved in person at the Museum’s Information Centers or through MetroTix at or 314.534.1111. All tickets purchased or reserved through MetroTix incur a service charge; the service charge is waived for tickets purchased at the Museum.