On The Poetic Impossibility to Manage the Infinite

Colleagues   Here is a draft review for comment of The Rehearsal of Space and The Poetic Impossibility to Manage the Infinite by Edgar Martins Roger Malina   Reflections on the Space Age and Space Culture in reaction to Edgar Martin’s project : The Rehearsal of Space and The Poetic Impossibility to Manage the Infinite. …

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NASA to grow plants on Mars: Pan Spermia -1.0 ?

colleagues You probably saw the announcement of the plans for Curiosity 2.0 to have a sealed box with Aribidossis seeds that would be grown on the surface of mars http://www.space.com/25767-nasa-mars-greenhouse-rover-plant-experiment.html the designers are convinced that since the plants need oxygen they wont be able to grow outside of the closed box it is advertised as …

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Leonardo DASER Prometheus Unbound at US National Academy of Science

The National Academy of Sciences’ Cultural Programs and Science & Entertainment Exchange and thirstDC announce Prometheus Unbound: A DASER Special, a collaborative live event on Thursday, May 15, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W. The event is free and open to the public; a photo …

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Call for Artists involved in Space Solar Power

colleagues C Bangs sends this to our attention this call for artists involved in space solar power if interested contact John Mankins john.c.mankins@artemisinnovation.com or you can send to Bangs 1cbangs@gmail.com or to me to forward Roger Hello Roger, This International Space Solar Power Symposium (the information and organizers is contained below) is interested in having …

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SEE YOU IN MEXICO CITY; KOSMICA the arts and space exploration

Colleagues I will be at the exciting second KOSMICA event in Mexico City in the coming days http://kosmicamx.com/2013/ This series of galactic encounters born in London returns to Mexico for the second time during the 8, 9 and August 10, 2013 at the Laboratorio Arte Alameda. Kosmica Mexico meet artists, scientists, performers, scholars, space explorers …

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Contemporary Artistic/Arts Practice and Space Exploration in Toronto IAC 2014

  IAF TORONTO CANADA Sept 29- october 3 2014   http://www.casi.ca/iac-2014 E5.4  Session Title and  Description – revised March 20, 2013     Contemporary Artistic/Arts Practice and Space   Since the late 1970s, a number of artists have been negotiating access to space facilities and organisations, critiquing or making experiential the exploration and utilisation of …

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Lovely Weather: Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre Sound Art Call

Leonardo is pleased to bring to your attention as part of the Leonardo Lovely Weather project: http://www.olats.org/fcm/artclimat/artclimat_eng.php   Sound Art Miniatures http://ceiarteuntref.edu.ar/art_climate The Electronic Arts Experimenting and Research Centre (CEIArtE) of the National University of Tres de Febrero in Argentina and the Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre,   http://www.climatecentre.org/   with support of the Balance-Unbalance …

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NASA ART; 50 Years of Exploration

NASA ART; 50 Years of Exploration http://www.physicstoday.org/resource/1/phtoad/v64/i8/p42_s1?isAuthorized=no Tom D. Crouch, NASA Art: 50 years of Exploration, Physics Today. August 2011, p 42 Has any one on this list seen the exhibition NASA Art: 50 years of Exploration ?. It was at the Washington DC National Air and Space Museum and is travelling to Las Cruces, …

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WHAT DOES LEONARDO THINK ?

Every week LEONARDO THINKS posts in Leonardo Electronic Almanac editorial advocacy statements relevant to the art science technology field http://www.leoalmanac.org/index.php/lea/browse/C52/ The latest editorial is by Laura Cinti on The Sensorial Invisibility Of Plants: An Interdisciplinary Inquiry Through Bio Art And Plant Neurobiology If you are interested in submiting an editorial for publication consideration please send …

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