“Kolams: Convergence of Art & Mathematics”

“Kolams: Convergence of Art & Mathematics,” part of the Eye on India series.
Learn how to make kolams, designs created by trickling powder through the fingers, and hear a presentation by Dr. Sunita Vatuk. She will discuss the kolams of Tamil Nadu, the women who make them, and the connection between art and mathematics found in these complex designs.
All skill levels are welcome; there will be a kolam workshop for anyone who wants to learn. Experts who wish to showcase their designs are also welcome. Please contact Tanya Gill, Visual Art Director at Eye on India, for more information: Tanya@tanyagill.com or (415) 302-6281.

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 11:00am
Field Museum of Natural History