Invitation to speak in the University of Pittsburgh Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Nov. 14, 2012, 12pm The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Biological Sciences has invited the artist to speak about her work in the Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series. She has been based in the department in an independently initiated residency with an evolutionary biology laboratory. The talk will

The Heinz Endowments and Pittsburgh Foundation have funded Settles’ laboratory residency

The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments have funded the artist’s independently initiated residency and project with the Tonsor Evolutionary Biology Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh. This funding recognizes the ongoing work of the social sculpture, a living work of art in which the scientists and artist are seeking to shift and influence each

Marginal: A New Wall Drawing Environment

Friesen Galleries, Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, ID, Oct. 28, 2011 – Jan. 27, 2012, The new wall drawing environment Marginal populates the gallery’s interstitial spaces with a wallpaper pattern by the Victorian designer and botanist, Dr. Christopher Dresser. The artist replaced parts of Dresser’s pattern with drawings of individual Arabidopsis thaliana plants – the first

Invited to offer feedback during the New Art/Science Affinities Booksprint

Studio For Creative Inquiry, Carnegie Mellon University, February 18, 2011 Natalie Settles had the pleasure of offering feedback on the exciting booksprint led by curator Andrea Grover surveying current work at the art/science/technology interface. The booksprint is a fast an furious way of cataloguing the history and current interdisciplinary work among these fields to create a publication