How Science Inspires Art Created by These Charlotte-Area Artists

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Why This Matters: Both art and science seek to examine the world in order to explain how what we see and experience every day fits together. This connection provides Charlotte-area artists with inspiration for their work. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Before she ever puts watercolor or pencil to paper, Charlotte-based nature artist and illustrator Leigh Anne Carter examines …

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How the violin helped a bird curator find the music in nature

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By Bernie Petit Communications Manager  The earth has music for those who listen. Shakespeare knew it and so does Amber Rosintoski, who oversees nearly 100 birds of prey as the curator of the Carolina Raptor Center collection. Before she fell in love with birds, Rosintoski grew up playing the violin in Mount Pleasant, S.C. She …

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