D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
Special Note: Registration has ended, but seats are still available. Feel free to come to DASER if you didn't sign up. Your name won't be on the list but you'll still get in.
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, DASER explores the theme of creating spaces that challenge perceptions.
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)
John Craig Freeman, Professor of New Media, Emerson College, Boston
Ryan Hill, Director of Digital Learning Programs and ARTLAB+, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Margot H. Knight, Executive Director, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Woodside, California
Milton Shinberg, Architect, Shinberg Levinas Architects; and Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Architecture and Planning, Catholic University, Washington, D.C.
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 and science.