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D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences

Thursday, September 15, 2011 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

Washington, United States

D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

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D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region. DASERs provide the public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region 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.

September 15 Program

5:30 to 6:00 p.m.          Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m.          Welcoming remarks and 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
                                        event.
6:10 to 7:10 p.m.          Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
                                        Irina Aristarkhova, Assistant Professor of Women's Studies
                                        and Art, Penn State University, State College, Pennsylvania 
                                        Rebecca Kamen, artist; professor of art, Northern Virginia Community
                                        College                                          
                                        Natalie Settles, artist in residence, Tonsor Lab for Plant Evolutionary
                                        Genetics, University of Pittsburgh; adjunct assistant professor,
                                        School of Art, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania          
                                        Stephen Tonsor,  associate professor, Plant Evolutionary
                                        Genetics, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
7:10 to 7:45 p.m.          Discussion
7:45 to 8:30 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 the Website: http://www.nasonline.org/site/PageServer?pagename=Experience_Future_Events_DASER_Sept15

Have questions about D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)? Contact Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences

When & Where

500 Fifth St., N.W.
Room 100
Washington, 20001

Thursday, September 15, 2011 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)


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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.

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