D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, March 22, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region. DASERs provide 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 6:30 p.m. and the event begins at 7 p.m.
This month, the discussion explores the intersection of visual culture and evolution.
6:30 to 7:00 p.m. Check in
7:00 to 7:10 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
7:10 to 8:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
Professor, Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park
Associate professor, Institute of the History of Medicine,
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
New York City-based artist and educator
Professor of philosophy, Department of Humanities,
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark
8:10 to 8:45 p.m. Discussion
8:45 to 9:30 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://nas.nasonline.org/site/PageServer?pagename=Experience_Future_Events_DASER_mar22
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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.