Noah Hutton is a film director and founder of the website The Beautiful Brain. He has presented on art and neuroscience at the Venice Biennale, Impakt Festival, Society for Neuroscience, Wellcome Collection, Rubin Museum of Art, and elsewhere. In 2015 he was named a Salzburg Global Fellow in Neuroscience & Art, and created Brain City, a multi-platform installation in Times Square commissioned by the Times Square Arts Alliance. He is in the eighth year of work on his film Bluebrain, a 10-year documentary centering on the Blue Brain Project, based in Geneva, Switzerland. Previously he directed the award-winning documentary features Deep Time (SXSW 2015) and Crude Independence (SXSW 2009).  Noah graduated from Wesleyan University, where he studied art history and neuroscience.

Documentary Features

Narrative Shorts

  • Random Legal Move [narrative short] [writer/director] [2017 Chimera Experiments]
  • Kind of Blue [narrative short] [writer/director] [NY Shorts Fest 2017, NewFilmmakers 2017]

Education / Advocacy


Commissions & Curation