Event Name Cristalli ... ad arte
Start Date 5th Nov 2014 4:30pm
End Date 31st Jan 2015 6:00pm
Duration 87 days, 1 hour and 30 minutes
Description The exhibition is composed of explanatory panels, mineral samples and interactive activities, with the aim of highlighting the multidisciplinary aspects of crystallography and the connection with Escher’s figurative arts. It is suitable for a non-expert public and for students of all classes.
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The Opening Ceremony will be held at Aula Magna of the University of Piemonte Orientale, Piazza S. Eusebio 5, Vercelli on 5 November 2014, 4.30 pm at the presence of:
  • Cesare Emanuel, Rector of the University of Piemonte Orientale
  • Maura Forte, Mayor of the City of Vercelli
  • Carlo Riva Vercellotti, President of Province of Vercelli
  • Fernando Lombardi, President of Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Vercelli
  • Mons. Marco Arnolfo, Archbishop of Vercelli
  • Andrea Corsaro, former Mayor of the City of Vercelli

and will feature short speeches by:

  • Marco Milanesio, Researcher at U. Piemonte Orientale, IYCr activities in Piedmont, Italy
  • Michele Zema, Project Manager for IYCr2014, Global activities, achievements and legacy of IYCr2014
  • Davide Viterbo, U. Piemonte Orientale, We can see the atoms: from Lucretius to Sir W.H. Bragg and Primo Levi

Read the news on the University newsletter "Ateneo tra di noi"

Location Vercelli
Contact Marco Milanesio
URL http://www.novares.org/IYCr2014.html
Category exhibitions