Amy Ione

Amy Ione, international lecturer, a painter, and writer, is presently the Director of The Diatrope Institute, based in Berkeley, California. From 2005–2007, she served as a Chair of the Leonardo Education Forum and has explored discovery, creativity, innovation, invention, and historical challenges in art and science for over 25 years. Current projects include editing a special issue for the Journal of the History of Neuroscience on Visual Images and Visualization (2008). In the past, she has published four books, including Innovation and Visualization: Trajectories, Strategies, and Myths (Rodopi, 2005) and is widely published in the books and journals of several disciplines, including Trends in Cognitive Science, The Encyclopedia of Creativity, and the Journal of Consciousness Studies.

ione@diatrope.com

2342 Shattuck Ave, #527
Berkeley, CA 94704
USA

www.diatrope.com and
www.amyione.com

Books and Journal Articles

Leonardo Reviews

The spectre Of Hope: With Sebastiäo Salgado and John Berger

August 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Time Stands Still: Muybridge and The Instantaneous Photography Movement

October 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Photography's Other Histories

April 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Illuminating the Renaissance: The Triumph of Flemish Manuscript Painting in Europe

June 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral On a Moving Train by Deb Ellis and Denis Mueller. First Run/Icarus Films, Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A., 2004. 16 mm, 78 min., color

April 2005
Leonardo Reviews

Seventh Annual Meeting of the International Society for the History of the Neurosciences Los Angeles, California, 1–5 June 2002

February 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Surroundings Surrounded: Essays on Space and Science edited by Peter Weibel. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., and London, U.K., 2002. 719 pp., illus. Paper, $34.95 ISBN 0-262-73148-7

April 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Leon Battista Alberti: Master Builder of the Italian Renaissance by Anthony Grafton. Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., and London, U.K., 2002. 417 pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: 0-674-00868-5

April 2003
Leonardo Reviews

The Judgement of the Eye: The Metamorphoses of Geometry—One of the Sources of Visual Perception and Consciousness by Jürgen Weber. Springer-Verlag, Vienna, Austria and New York, NY, U.S.A., 2002. 200 pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: 3-211-83768-X

June 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Exploring Consciousness by Rita Carter. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A. and Weidenfeld Nicolson, London, U.K., 2002. 320 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 0-520-23737-4

June 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Representing Place: Landscape Painting and Maps

October 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Images From Science: An Exhibition of Scientific Photography

October 2003
Leonardo Reviews

Other American Voices

February 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Masaccio: Saint Andrew and the Pisa Altarpiece

August 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Degas Through his Own Eyes

October 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Beyond Productivity: Information Technology, Innovation, and Creativity

October 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Neurology of the Arts: Painting, Music, Literature

February 2005
Leonardo Reviews

The Fourth Annual National Conference of the American Synesthesia Association, Inc.

August 2005
Special Section: CAA 2005

Innovation and Visualization: Trajectories, Strategies and Myths

April 2006
Leonardo Reviews

Exhibition Catalogue: Visionary Anatomies

April 2006
Leonardo Reviews

Cognitive Science, Literature and the Arts

June 2006
Leonardo Reviews

Arnheim, Gestalt and Art: A Psychological Theory by Ian Verstegen. Springer, 2005. 188 pp. ISBN: 3211288643.

October 2006
Leonardo Reviews

Science in Context. Special Issue: Writing Modern Art and Science Linda Dalrymple Henderson, Guest Editor. Cambridge Univ. Press, London and New York, December 2004. Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 423-635. ISSN: 02698897.

October 2006
Leonardo Reviews

A Culture of Light: Cinema and Technology in 1920s Germany by Frances Guerin. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A., 2005. 360 pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: 0-8166-4286-9

February 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Perception and Illusion: Historical Perspectives by Nicholas J. Wade. Springer, New York, NY, U.S.A., 2005. 250 pp. ISBN: 0387227229

April 2007
Editorial

Celebrating the Art, Science and Technology Community

June 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Shadows of Reality: The Fourth Dimension in Relativity, Cubism, and Modern Thought by Tony Robbin. Yale Univ. Press, New Haven, CT, U.S.A., 2006. 160 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 0-300110-39-1

June 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s–1970s edited by Lynn Zelevansky. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2004. 232 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 0-262-24047-5

August 2007
Leonardo Reviews

The Sculpture of Ruth Asawa: Contours in the Air edited by Daniell Cornell. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A., 2006. 205 pp., illus. Trade, paper. ISBN: 978-0520-25044-4; ISBN: 978-0520-25045-1

October 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Playing the News directed by Jeff Plunkett and Jigar Mehta. First Run/Icarus Films, Brooklyn, NY, 2005. DVD/VHS, 20 min, color

October 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Bernie Boston: American Photojournalist by Therese Mulligan. RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press, Rochester, NY, U.S.A., 2006. 112 pp., illus. ISBN: 1-933360-19-4

February 2008
Leonardo Reviews

Too Beautiful to Picture: Zeuxis, Myth, and Mimesis by Elizabeth C. Mansfield. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN, 2007. 240 pp., illus. Trade, paper. ISBN: 0-8166-4748-4; ISBN: 0-8166-4749-1

April 2008
Leonardo Reviews

Laws of Seeing by Wolfgang Metzger, translated by Lothar Spillmann, Steven Lehar, Mimsey Stromeyer and Michael Wertheimer. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2006. 194 pp. illus. Trade. ISBN: 0-262-13467-5

June 2008
Leonardo Reviews

Circles: Science, Sense and Symbol by Nicholas Wade. Dundee University Press, Dundee, U.K., 2007. 206 pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: 978-1-84586-019-6

October 2008
Leonardo Reviews

A Culture of Improvement: Technology and the Western Millennium by Robert Friedel. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2007. 576 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN 10: 0-262-06262-3; ISBN 13: 978-0-262-06262-6

October 2008
Leonardo Reviews

Picturing Space, Displacing Bodies: Anamorphosis in Early Modern Theories of Perspective by Lyle Massey. Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, PA, 2007. 192 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 978-0-271-02980-1

February 2009
Leonardo Reviews

Artscience: Creativity in the Post-Google Generation by David Edwards. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2008. 194 pp. Trade. ISBN: 9-780-67402625-4

June 2009
Leonardo Reviews

Perspective, Projections and Design: Technologies of Architectural Representation edited by Mario Carpo and Frédérique Lemerle. Routledge, New York, NY, U.S.A., 2007. 224 pp. Hardcover; paperback. ISBN-10: 0-415-40204-2; ISBN-10: 0-415-40206-9

October 2009
Leonardo Reviews

California Video: Artists and Histories edited by Glenn Phillips. Getty Publications, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A., 2008. 312 pp., illus. Hardcover. ISBN-13: 978-0-892-36922-5

October 2009
Leonardo Reviews

Systematics as Cyberscience: Computers, Change, and Continuity in Science by Christine Hine. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2008. 320 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 0-262-08371-X

February 2010
Leonardo Reviews

Gerhard Richter edited by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2009. 200 pp., illus. Trade, paper. ISBN: 978-0-262-01351-2, ISBN: 978-026-251312-8

October 2010
Leonardo Reviews

The Arts of China Fifth Edition, Revised and Expanded by Michael Sullivan. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A., 2009. 368 pp., illus. Trade, paper. ISBN: 9780520255685; 9780520255692

October 2010
Leonardo Reviews

Everyday Creativity: Shared Languages Collective Action 7th Creativity and Cognition Conference, 27–30 October 2009, Berkeley Art Museum and the University of California at Berkeley

June 2010
Editorial

Art and the Brain: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

June 2012
Leonardo Reviews

The Moving Earth directed by Lars Becker-Larsen. Icarus Films, 52 min. Release Date: 2009. Copyright Date: 2008. 〈http://icarusfilms.com/new2009/mov.html

April 2011
Leonardo Reviews

A Mysterious Masterpiece: The World of the Linder Gallery edited by Michael John Gorman. Florence, Italy: Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi/Alias. 135 pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: 978-8-96532-02-7

April 2011
Leonardo Reviews

Darwin's Camera: Art and Photography in the Theory of Evolution by Phillip Prodger. Oxford University Press, 2009. 320 pp., illus. Hardcover. ISBN-10: 0195150317; ISBN-13: 978-0195150315

February 2011
Leonardo Reviews

Perpetual Inventory by Rosalind E. Krauss. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2010, 336 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN 10: 0262013800; ISBN-13: 978-0262013802

October 2011
Leonardo Reviews

East Bay Open Studios Preview Exhibition Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, California, 3 May–12 June 2011 and East Bay Open Studios 2011, 4–5 and 11–12 June 2011. Gallery web site: www.proartsgallery.org/ebos/index.php

April 2012
Leonardo Reviews

In Praise of Copying by Marcus Boon. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2010. 304 pp. ISBN-10: 0674047834; ISBN-13: 978-0-674-04783-9

February 2012
Leonardo Reviews

Institutional Critique: An Anthology of Artists' Writings edited by Alexander Alberro and Blake Stimson. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2011. 440 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 978-0-262-51664-8

June 2012
Leonardo Reviews

Helmholtz: From Enlightenment to Neuroscience by Michel Meulders; edited and translated by Laurence Garey. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., 2010. 264 pp., illus. Trade. ISBN: 978-0-262-01448-9

October 2012
Leonardo Reviews

The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation by Jon Gertner. Penguin Press, New York, NY, U.S.A. 2012. 432 pp. Trade. ISBN-13: 978-1-5942-0328-2

February 2013
Leonardo Reviews

Pairing of Polarities: The Life and Art of Sonya Rapoport edited by Terri Cohn. Heyday Books, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A., 2012. 160 pp, illus. Paper. ISBN-13: 978-1-5971-4187-1

February 2013
Leonardo Reviews

Deadline Every Second: On Assignment with 12 Associated Press Photojournalists produced by Ken Kobré and John Hewitt. 58 min. Film website: www.deadlineeverysecond.com

April 2013
Leonardo Reviews

The Loving Story directed by Nancy Buirski. Icarus Films, Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A., 2011. DVD, 77 min. Distributor's website: http://icarusfilms.com

October 2013
Leonardo Reviews

Art and the Senses

October 2014
Leonardo Reviews

Matter and Consciousness, Third Edition

February 2015
Leonardo Reviews

The Aesthetic Brain: How We Evolved to Desire Beauty and Enjoy Art

February 2015
Leonardo Reviews

Neuroscience: A Historical Introduction

June 2015
Leonardo Reviews

To Tell the Truth: Working for Change: Documenting Hard Times (1929–1941)

October 2015
Leonardo Reviews

Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist

October 2015
Leonardo Reviews

After Phrenology: Neural Reuse and the Interactive Brain

February 2016
Leonardo Reviews

Strange Tools: Art and Human Nature

June 2016
Leonardo Reviews

William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography

April 2017
Editorial

Neuroscience and the Environment: A View on Change and Constancy within Our Current Paradigm

June 2017
Leonardo Reviews

Emotions: Pain and Pleasure in Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age

June 2017
Leonardo Reviews

Reductionism in Art and Brain Science: Bridging the Two Cultures

June 2017
Leonardo Reviews

The New Ecology: Rethinking a Science for the Anthropocene

October 2017

Online Reviews

Guest Editor, Susan Magsamen; Editor, Ashfaq Ishaq; Designer, Tanya Heidrich
November 2017
August 2017
May 2017
May 2017
November 2016
by Mirjam Brusius, Katrina Dean, and Chitra Ramalingam, Editors
November 2016