As art reflects culture, scientific illustration reflects the discoveries of science and technology. Scientific illustration often leads the viewer to see the unobservable – molecules and viruses in the world. Whether the representation of the internal anatomy of arthropods and plants, different geological layers or reconstruction of extinct life forms.
Art and Science : one seeks the Beautiful, the other the truth. A key question that we ask about them is : are they reconcilable or not? In other words, can science show us the beauty and can art get to the bottom of things?