D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, February 20, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects in the national capital region and beyond. DASERs provide a snapshot of the cultural environment and foster interdisciplinary networking. Reservations and a Photo ID are required for admittance. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the event begins at 6 p.m.
This month, in celebration of its third anniversary, DASER will explore the theme of art as a way of knowing.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:05 p.m. Welcoming remarks
6:05 to 6:10 p.m. Community sharing time. Anyone in the
audience currently working within the intersections of art and
science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please
present your work as a teaser so that those who are
interested can seek you out during social time following the
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
Michele Banks, Artist, Washington, D.C.
Diane Burko, Artist, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Robert Root-Bernstein, Professor of Physiology and Bioartist,
Michigan State University, East Lansing
Nina Samuel, Curator, Art and Science Historian, and Post-Doctoral
Researcher at Image Knowledge Gestaltung: An Interdisciplinary Laboratory,
Cluster of Excellence, Humboldt University, in collaboration with Center for
Literary and Cultural Research, Berlin, Germany
7:10 to 8:00 p.m. Discussion
8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology. DASER fosters community and discussion around the intersection of art and science. The thoughts and opinions expressed in the DASER events are those of the panelists and speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions neither of the National Academy of Sciences nor of Leonardo.
Visit CPNAS's website for more information www.cpnas.org
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Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences
Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) organizes exhibitions and special events exploring relationships among art, science, and culture.