The Graduate School mess in Art and Design and….. in Art Science and Technology..and in Life in General ?

Colleagues The great news is that our art science community is growing by leaps and bounds, the bad news is interdisciplinary practice is difficult- and there are few best practices yet established !! As part of helping to understand the mess  we launched Ken Friedman and Jack Ox, Guest Editors In 2017 Leonardo will celebrate …

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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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Tell Washington DC what enthuses you or worries you abour recent trends in art-science-technology practice

Colleagues For a number of weeks we have been calling for your ideas of what new emerging trends are occuring in the art science technology community of practice ( 500 words and a few links on what you are obsessed or worried about that has been  a growing trend over the past five years: submit …

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Concerning Human Understanding Redux: Arguing against the term “artscience”

Colleagues I have just read Nora Sorensen’s Vaage’s article “ On Cultures and Artscience; interdisciplinarity and discourses of ‘twos’ and ‘threes’ after Snow’s Two Cultures’ http://www.nordicsts.org/index.php/njsts/article/view/38 Nordic Journal of Science and Technology Studies, Vol 3, Iss 1, p3. I am sending it to her for comment and posting this draft here Roger Malina July 19 …

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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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UT Dallas is looking for a distinguished scholar in the history of modern and contemporary art

Colleagues It is with great pleasure that I bring to your attention a call for applications for Edith O’Donnell Distinguished Chair of Modern and Contemporary Art and Aesthetics This is the fourth of five new distinguished chairs in art history in our new EODIAH Institute for Art History. We have just filled the chair in …

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Virtual Africa Alert: Help create and art and technology center in Cameroons West Africa

Dear Colleague This is to bring your attention, and solicit your crowd-funding support, for an unusual and worthwhile art/technology project in.. Cameroons Africa. Yvan Tina, who runs our Virtual Africa channel on Creative Disturbance (  http://creativedisturbance.org/channel/virtual-africa/ ) has done a podcast with Al Banda who were were put in touch with through Ira Greenberg here …

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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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Call for Papers: Histories, Theories and Practices of Sound Art – Leonardo Electronic Almanac March 1 deadline

Histories, Theories and Practices of Sound Art – Leonardo Electronic Almanac Senior Editor: Lanfranco Aceti Editors: James Bulley, John Levack Drever, Morten Søndergaard Call for papers Traditionally, the curator has been affiliated to the modern museum as the persona who manages an archive, and arranges and communicates knowledge to an audience, according to fields of …

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Call for papers – Leonardo Symposium at NETSCI: Arts Humanities and Complex Networks due March 29 2015

Call for papers – Arts Humanities and Complex Networks due March 29 2015 Arts, Humanities, and Complex Networks — 6th Leonardo satellite symposium at NetSci2015   http://artshumanities.netsci2015.net/ taking place at the World Trade Center Zaragoza (WTCZ) in Spain, on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Abstract: ^ For the sixth time, it is our pleasure to bring …

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