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Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision

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Filmmaker [[Performer~P394853~David Lebrun~davidlebrun]] casts his eye on the evolution of art, science, and the world around us in this fusion of documentary and experimental forms. Ernst Haeckel was a 19th Century biologist with a keen interest in art; he found a way to merge these two disciplines when he published the book Art Forms in Nature, in which he offered detailed sketches of nearly 4,000 different single-celled organisms. As [[Performer~P394853~Lebrun~davidlebrun]] tells the story of Haeckel...more

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