Vanessa Ruiz:
The spellbinding art of human anatomy

TEDMED 2015 · 11:22 · Filmed Nov 2015
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Vanessa Ruiz takes us on an illustrated journey of human anatomical art over the centuries, sharing captivating images that bring this visual science — and the contemporary artists inspired by it — to life. "Anatomical art has the power to reach far beyond the pages of a medical textbook," she says, "connecting our innermost selves with our bodies through art."

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Vanessa Ruiz documents the intersection of medical illustration and contemporary art. Full bio
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