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Phone (212) 542-0566
Price Free
Age Suitability All Ages

Calculated Deceptions: The Art, Math and Science of Fooling the Senses

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2013 4:30p to 8:00p

From doctored photos to flight simulators to sound effects to 3DTV, computed illusions are a rapidly growing part of everyday experience. Join scientist and inventor Matthew Brand for a tour of perception and the math of deception, with eye-opening illusions including MoMath’s wall of holographic-looking metal. Matthew will be introduced by Nathan Sawaya, world-famous LEGO sculptor and creator of “The Art of the Brick” exhibition. Afternoon 4:30p.m. Presentation, Evening 6:30 p.m. Presentation.

Created by Sara Lieber

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The National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)
11 E. 26th St.
Manhattan, NY 10010
(212) 542-0566
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