Art of Science

June 28, 2013, 1:06 a.m. Art , science

Art of Science daya dissanayake On March 13th, in Artscope I wrote about the Science of Art, which I ended with the mention of the Art of Science. The 73 year old Japanese artist Tatsuo Horiuchi, creates traditional Japanese art using Microsoft Excel. He had never used Excel for his office work till ...

Pharmaceuticals, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

June 27, 2013, 3:51 a.m.

I wish to thank the States Pharmaceutical Corporation management for giving me this opportunity to voice my thoughts on the pharmaceutical industry in Sri Lanka. May i dedicate my presentation to one of our great Lankaputhra, a true human being who tried to bring back humaneness to humanity in the b ...

desire

June 7, 2013, 1:18 a.m.

Mimetic Desire daya dissanayake "Violence always seems to be mingled with desire", wrote Rene Girard, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University, in 'Deceit, Desire and the Novel: Self and Other in Literary Structure'. "Desire is the generative force behind violence, the snake that turns friends and lo ...