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Cambridge, Massachusetts

SCIENTIA is a bronze sculpture by the artist Ursula von Rydingsvard installed at the entry to the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge. CRAFT utilized Finite Element Analysis to understand and verify the behavior of the sculpture and its mounting assembly subject to wind and seismic loading.

(Image Credit: Ursula von Rydingsvard, Polich Tallix)

Artist: Ursula von Rydingsvard