Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
He was Transparent Man, a life-size medical model cased in transparent plastic, designed to educate the public on human anatomy. And his public at the 1933 Chicago’s World’s Fair numbered 39 million. Britt Aamodt traces Transparent Man from his German origins to his present home in the Mayo Clinic.
Prøve Gallery in Duluth is accepting submissions for the the upcoming group show called “Ripple Effect,” celebrating the long-lasting spark that mentoring can create for artists. October’s show takes the name from a show curated by local artist and professor Sarah Brokke in 2009, with student work in the spotlight.