The University of Pennsylvania School of Design announces the publication of the latest issue of the critically acclaimed interdisciplinary landscape architecture journal: LA+PLEASURE. This issue of LA+ reminds readers of landscape architecture’s complicated relationship to the theme of pleasure by exploring the concept through disciplinary lenses spanning art and design, science, philosophy, sociology, history, and geography.
Dean Denis Kinane of the School of Dental Medicine is mentioned about leading the celebration of the art left to the School by Thomas W. Evans.
Children of Abraham: Abbas at University of Pennsylvania’s Arthur Ross Gallery
November 21, 2015 – March 20, 2016
Barely one minute into his Penn Lightbulb Café talk on “The Anatomy of Violence,” University of Pennsylvania professor Adrian Raine pointed to a slide projected on the screen behind him that showed the cracked skull of a 19th–century railroad worker Phineas Gage, alongside a sepia-colored image of the maimed man.