Programs

Prototypes

"In some ways, an exhibit resembles a play or a musical composition. A tension is built up by something in the exhibit that elicits curiosity, or an interesting task, or a lovely effect, then the tension is resolved as the result of an aesthetic or intellectual...

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One Thousand Birdhouses

The daVinci Pursuit in collaboration with the Amos Butler Audubon Society, The Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and neighborhood school students will design and install birdhouses along the waterways throughout the city. The hole size and materials used are critical to the...

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Mechanical Flowers

Based on simple robotic sensors coupled with the concept of biological collectives, the daVinci Pursuit is developing a set of tiny robotic flowers (Mechanical Flowers) that when placed in a waterway will measure and transmit data on water quality. The tiny robots can...

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daVinci Sound Project

Professional harpist Melissa Gallant wanted to take her art form in new directions and expressed her desire to create new sounds and to develop new techniques in order to create an entirely new sound for the harp. Electronic musicians Michael Drews and Jordan Munson...

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Arts & Science Challenges

We Challenge You... The daVinci Pursuit is partnering with other non-profits to create art science challenges that move beyond Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) to add the Arts as an essential component. By creating STEAM challenges, the daVinci...

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Art-Science Curriculum Kits

Contribute The daVinci Pursuit is looking for interested teachers to help develop our art science curriculum kits as well as donors interested in funding a participating teacher. Please contact us if you would like to help at: mkesling@thedavincipursuit.com We have...

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