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Video: Artist Todd Siler ’75 Receives Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts (Tartu Ãœlikool) Archives

Visual artist, writer, inventor and polymath Todd Siler ’75 was presented the Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts by the World Cultural Council November 10, 2011, at the University of Tartu in Estonia. Lauded for his lifelong creative and innovative contributions to contemporary art and science, Siler speaks with gratitude of realizing his dream of integrating “the science of art and the art of science.” The presentation begins at 38:00 with an introduction and video tribute. Siler’s remarks begin at 47:50, and include his thanks to Thomas Cornell, Bowdoin’s Richard E. Steele Artist in Residence, at 55:00.

Following the award ceremony, Siler delivered the public talk, “ArtScience: Cultivating A World of “Metaphormers (Lifelong Learners, Discoverers, Creators, Inventors, Innovators, Problem-Solvers, Collaborators).”

2 thoughts on “Video: Artist Todd Siler ’75 Receives Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts (Tartu Ãœlikool)

  1. Zanartu P

    Dear Mr Todd Siler,
    I have recently found out that you have received the 2011 da Vinci art world award.

    I was very much impressed when I watched the lecture you gave concerning your art.
    I want to tell you here, that I have been following your artistic path since many years now and also confess that I’m very found of your works. I have always hoped that you would reach some such peaks.
    What a great artist we have with you!
    Thank you for all the new perspectives you have revealed with the connections between art and science.
    Best regards. P

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