D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects providing a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region fostering interdisciplinary networking. This month, DASER explores the theme of the Art and Science Integration.
Access the Livestream webcast. It begins streaming at 5:30 p.m. EST.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:15 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. Anyone in the audience working at the intersection of art and science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please present work as a teaser so that those who are interested can seek you out during social time following the event.
6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Panelists presentations (15 minutes each)
Re-Wiring Art & Technology in the 1960s, Patrick McCray, Professor, History Department, University of California at Santa Barbara; 2015-2016 Charles Lindbergh Chair, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Arts Integration: How Should We Do It? Who Should Do It? And Why Bother? Thomas Rudin, Director, Board on Higher Education and Workforce, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington, D.C.
Bringing Physics into the Fold, Itai Cohen, Associate Professor of Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Culture as Medium | Exhibition as Experiment, Margaret MacDonald, Curatorial Practice Graduate Student, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
JD Talasek, Facilitator, Director, Cultural Programs, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.
7:20 to 8:00 p.m. Discussion
8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception at the Koshland Science Museum
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 speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the National Academy of Sciences or 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.