CALL FOR SNAP SHOT UPDATE ON WHATS HAPPENING IN KEY PROCESSES FOR SUCCESSFUL ART-SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY COLLABORATION

Colleagues CALL FOR SNAP SHOT UPDATE ON WHATS HAPPENING IN KEY PROCESSES FOR SUCCESSFUL ART-SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY COLLABORATION what issues/problems that have increased in the last five years ?- we still solicit your thoughts that will be folded into the update of the SEAD report ( http://www.mitpressjournals.org/page/NSF_SEAD ) in February 2016We thought we would seed this discussion …

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Is International Affairs and Political Science an Emerging Trend in art-science ?

Colleagues Here is a draft input to the SEAD report 5 year update ( on enabling new forms of collaboration between Science Engineering Art and Design) for comment and discussion https://seadnetwork.wordpress.com/ This came up in a discussion with Annick Bureaud who is working with Emmanuel Mahe in Paris on a french report on emerging trends …

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Find out how to enable new forms of collaboration between the sciences, engineering and the arts, design and humanities

Colleagues We are pleased to announce the publication of the new Leonardo MIT Press ebook with the report from the SEAD white papers study funded by the NSF. The report includes some 73 abstracts, 55 white papers submitted by the international community with some 150 participants. We thank the members of the community for their …

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STEAM is gaining STEAM

I was just at a workshop in Washington DC ( before the government shut down ) it was announced that a Memorandum of Understanding had just been signed between the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment of the Arts and the National Endowment of the Humanities !! The meeting was attended by representatives of the …

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Call for Evaluation Results of Art Science Teaching

Call for SEAD Learning Studies K-12 / Higher Education / Professional Education / Informal Education / Museums   http://sead.viz.tamu.edu/projects/learning.html The SEAD network is interested in learning more about published studies in which math, science and engineering education is integrated with music, art, dance, theater, literature, poetry, creative writing and/or design education in either formal or informal settings, K-12 through …

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Artists postpone end of the world ,now mobilise to save the planet ?

Ok, we managed to postpone the end of the world http://malina.diatrope.com/2012/11/24/artists-miss-deadline-end-of-the-world-postponed/ now artists mobilise to save the earth !   We welcome feedback and comments       VITAMIN A: A MODEST PROPOSAL TO INTRODUCE TRACE AMOUNTS OF CONTEMPORARY ART INTO RESEARCH BY PREPARING STUDENTS IN ART, DESIGN, ENGINEERING, AND SCIENCE FOR COLLABORATIVE CREATIVE WORK, …

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Hmm: Does Current Intellectual Property Law Impede Art Science Practice; A SEAD new Thought

Colleagues Here is the next in our series of featured SEAD White Papers which confronts some of the difficult issues of Intellectual Property and how these issues can be impediments to innovation and deep art science research practice. Comments and responses welcome on this blog or to rmalina(at)alum.mit.edu Roger Malina   A Case Study in …

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SEAD THIRD THOUGHT: ARTISTS in HEART RESEARCH

Here is a THIRD thought from the SEAD study to enable better collaboration between art and science What do you think ” the authors welcome feedback.   BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION CENTRE OF RESEARCH EXCELLENCE (BHF CORE) ARTISTS RESIDENCY PROGRAMME   FULL PAPER AVAILABLE AT: http://seadnetwork.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/fremantle_final.pdf   Coordinator: Chris Fremantle Authors: Professor John Mullins, director of …

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What is the Art-Science-Technology Community Thinking ? : First Thought

Colleagues As part of the NSF SEAD Study on how to enhance collaboration between arts/design/humanities with science/engineering we are posting abstracts of the 100 white papers received. We solicit comment and feedback which will be fed back to the authors of the white papers. Send comments to rmalina(at)alum.mit.edu or post on this blog. The 100 …

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Is A/S/T Institutional Longevity a Goal ?

Colleagues Here is an example where a university decided to cancel a very successful and productive program in art/science/technology !!! sometimes institutional politics is very complicated ! At the same time it raises the issue of whether a criterion of success is longevity of the organisation. The Bauhaus was very short lived, MIT Center For …

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