California | Making Monsters: Science in Art

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Official event presentation:

“From Pokemon to Godzilla to Game of Thrones, science has had an influence on the works of many artists and creators. For this Discovery Day, sit down with some artists and scientists that look to reality to inspire fantasy.

Special Guests/Speakers:
Brian Engh – Paleoartist
Kathy Sanders – Alf Museum Director of Outreach and Paleoartist
Dr. Elizabeth Rega – Professor of Anatomy, Western University of Health Sciences

Pokemon Paleontology – Learn about the real world fossils that inspired the powerful pocket monsters.
How to Draw Dinosaurs – Learn how paleoartists bring dinosaurs to life and create your own paleoart.

$3.00 per person
FREE, kids 4 and under”

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Lurdes Fonseca

Assistant Professor and Researcher at University of Lisbon
Sociologist (PhD), Paleontologist (Researcher in Micropaleontology), Majors in Sociology and Biology, Minor in Geology. Main interests in Paleontology: Microfossils, Molecular fossils, Paleobiology and Paleoecology. (read more about me)