Feb. 15 | CAJAL & CONTEMPORARY NEUROSCIENCE | Las Mariposas del Alma (Butterflies of the Soul)
IN COLLABORATION WITH KING JUAN CARLOS I OF SPAIN CENTER & GREY ART GALLERY
THURSDAY / FEBRUARY 15 / 6:30 PM
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, Auditorium, 53 Washington Square South
Santiago Ramón y Cajal – Las mariposas del alma (Butterflies of the Soul) (59 min., 2006, Dir: Ana Matínez)
This screening features Santiago Ramón y Cajal – Las mariposas del alma (Butterflies of the Soul), directed by Ana Martínez for Televisíon Española, 2006, 59 min. (with English subtitles); and Bluebrain Year 7, brief excerpts from an ongoing project directed by Noah Hutton, which follows neuroscience research around the world, including Henry Markram’s ambitious Blue Brain Project in Switzerland. With commentary by Noah Hutton and Benjamin Ehrlich, author of a forthcoming biography of Cajal.
Offered in conjunction with The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, exhibit on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery, January 9-March 31, 2018