Digital Art alumna Amy Brouillette has Highland Observatory exhibit featured in The Advocate

Amy Brouillette is a recent graduate from the Digital Art BFA concentration. The Advocate featured her LSU Senior Project, Project Mayflower, now showing at the Highland Observatory. The work brings Art & Science together through a multifaceted installation and website. Click here to read the full story.

From the Advocate:

In the futuristic year of 2017, hostilities spill beyond Earth when conflict arises between the Indian and Chinese moon colonies. Result: two destroyed colonies, 500 dead.

That’s only the beginning.

Amy Brouillette is a program aide at Highland Road Park Observatory, and she envisions a future where humans discover complex life on a distant planet by traveling through another dimension. The 23-year-old Baton Rouge resident has been displaying her multi-media exhibit at the observatory on Saturday evenings.

“We jumped at the chance to show it,” said Christopher Kersey, observatory manager. He said the display, known as Project Mayflower, is the observatory’s first art display.

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