D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, May 24, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 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 5:30 p.m. and the event begins at 6 p.m.
This month, the discussion focuses on recent developments in experimental and interactive technology in art. This DASER is organized around the D.O.L.L. exhibition, part of Experimental Media 2012, organized by Washington Project for the Arts, in partnership with Artisphere. D.O.L.L. is on view through May 20 at Artisphere in Arlington, VA.
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
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
Artist, Ithaca, New York
Michelle Lisa Herman
Artist, Washington, D.C.
Program Director, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
Artist, Baltimore, MD
Guest Facilitator and Assistant Professor
Media Art & Technology, Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C.
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.
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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.