Mathematicians Made Visible: the show!

I am excited to announce that I have a show! March 1st through June 1st at Long River Gallery in White River Junction, VT. With an opening reception on Friday, April 1st from 5-7:30 pm. I do hope you’ll come if you can! Also, please spread the word to anyone you think might be interested.Continue reading “Mathematicians Made Visible: the show!”

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MMV#9 Jaime Escalante

Mathematician #9 is Jaime Escalante, a math teacher famous for his work with under-served students at a Los Angeles high school. Escalante challenged the administration and worked to develop a math program that made it possible for students to achieve high levels of mathematics, pass the AP Calculus exam, and enroll in prestigious colleges. EscalanteContinue reading “MMV#9 Jaime Escalante”

MMV #8 Autumn Kent

Mathematician #8 is Autumn Kent, an American mathematician specializing in geometry and topology. She is a self described “late bloomer” who initially went to college to become an English teacher, but enjoyed her math classes so much that she decided to become a mathematician instead. Autumn is a trans woman who advocates for more transContinue reading “MMV #8 Autumn Kent”

MMV #7 Maryam Mirzakhani

Mathematician #7 is Maryam Mirzakhani, the first (and to date only) woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal in Mathematics for her contributions to dynamics, topology and hyperbolic geometry. Mirzakhani was born in Tehran, Iran, and attended school there. She did not always want to study mathematics, but discovered a love for the subject inContinue reading “MMV #7 Maryam Mirzakhani”

MMV #6 Amie Wilkinson

Mathematicians Made Visible #6 is Amie Wilkinson, an American mathematician who works in Dynamical Systems. In her research, she discovers complex systems of motion that unfold in unexpected ways. She was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2021 for her overall contributions to the field. She is currently a professor atContinue reading “MMV #6 Amie Wilkinson”

MMV #5 John Urschel

 Mathematicians Made Visible #5 is John Urschel, a Canadian-American mathematician and a retired professional football player. He played college football at Penn State and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. His research fields include numerical linear algebra, graph theory, and data science/machine learning. He is currentlyContinue reading “MMV #5 John Urschel”

MMV #4 Chelsea Walton

Mathematicians Made Visible #4 is Chelsea Walton, an American mathematician who specializes in Non-Commutative Algebra. She was educated in Detroit public schools, and loved counting, patterns, and puzzles from a young age. In her advice to students of mathematics, she recommends cultivating a network of supportive mentors, colleagues, and friends as essential to combating discouragement.Continue reading “MMV #4 Chelsea Walton”

June 19, 20 OPEN STUDIO

Open Studio Weekend at Long River Gallery Saturday and Sunday, June 19th and 20th On Open Studio Weekend, Vermont Crafts Council members open their studios or galleries to the public. Come to Long River Gallery, meet some of our artists and see them demonstrate their techniques. Make it a day of great food and great art, visit usContinue reading “June 19, 20 OPEN STUDIO”