Escape from the Earth and Human Foibles

Colleagues I need to give you advance warning of a book about to come out, which describes the work of my father Frank Malina and his leadership of the team that launched the first human made object to reach outer space. Ironically his mistreatment by the US governement of the time, during the so called …

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Space Artists of the Universe Meet at MIT oct 28/29 2019

colleagues in the space exploration and the arts villages- amdelighted to announcethis major conference on the arts and space explortion !roger malina STEAM FOR SPACE LEADERS OF TOMORROW The International Academy of Astronautics is holding the SecondSymposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics forSpace on October 28-29, 2019 at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.The …

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INVITATION:Tale of Thirty Thinking Systems: Art Science Education at US National Academy of Science

Colleagues If you are attending the US National Academy of Science Convening on April 12 http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/bhew/branches/ on the Integration of Arts, Humanities, and STEMM in Higher Education We invite you to discuss, critique and collaborate with us on our TOTTS initiative The initiative for teaching and learning art and science in the way that brains …

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Incentivising Transdisciplinary Individuals and Teams: Donate to the Marjorie Duckworth Fund as a nudge

Colleagues Our community of practice, or networks of villages face a number of obstacles to crossing the arts, sciences and technologies. Among these are the ways that most institutions are organised around “Disciplines” or narrow “Professions”. Ranging from physics to marketing to everything in between. I hate to tell you but the earth’s ecology does …

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ArtSciLab Grey Paper: Data Listening, Listening to Data, Data Sonification podcast channel update

colleagues Scot Gresham-Lancaster of the UTD ATEC ArtSciLab is the producer of a podcast channel Data and Sound on Creative Disturbance ( https://creativedisturbance.org/ ). He has been interviewing key researchers in the emerging field called variously Data Listening, Listening to Data and Data Sonification. If you are interested in being interviewed for this channel please …

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us national academy of sciences convene the “art-science-technology” villages of practice

Colleagues The US National Academies of Science, Medicine and Engineering are convening our community of art/sci/tech practice to discuss and further the recommendations in the report they issued on how to think anew about integrating the arts and humanities, including design, into higher education science/engineering/math and medicine – this will be a real gathering of …

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PLEASE REDISTURB CREATIVE DISTURBANCE

REDISTURB CREATIVE DISTURBANCE synonyms: disarrange, muddle, rearrange, disorganize, disorder, mix up,  We are pleased to note that we now have podcasts in 14 different languages on the Creative Disturbance podcast platform- and over 100,000 downloads of podcasts https://creativedisturbance.org/disturbances/ The Creative Disturbance team is starting a project REDISTURB to redesign the creative disturbance project- we look for your ideas, critiques and …

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Leonardo Organisations begin publishing in Mandarin !

Colleagues First Leonardo Publications in Mandarin As I have been thinking aloud for a while, I think we are in a linguistic transformation :  we soon will read most things with translations engines to a language we understand, think or work in. And vice versa, we will write in the language that we think and …

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Yeah Jasia Reichardt you were right 50 years ago ! Announcing a major conference

Colleagues It is with immense pleasure that I bring to your attention the first major art science symposium at the US National Academy of Science, with support from Leonardo/ISAST on our 50th anniversary year ! Revisiting Cybernetics Serendipity: Creativity and Collaboration AND the opening talk will be by Marcia McNutt, President of the US National …

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Leonardo Awards for Excellence in Peer Reviewing: Rosemary Mountain, Asimina Kaniari, Nuno Correia,  Carol Bier

Colleagues As a result of 50 years of publishing work on the cutting edge, Leonardo has become the leading international peer-reviewed journal on the use of contemporary science and technology in the arts and music and, increasingly, the application and influence of the arts, design and humanities on science and technology. In the United States, …

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