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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Leonardo Thinks: Louise Poissant on “Performance Arts and Effects of Presence,”

“Performance Arts and Effects of Presence,” Leonardo Editorial by Louise Poissant Just Accepted http://www.studioxx.org/en/louise-poissant In the last few decades, a multitude of technology-driven figures and interventions have radically transformed the practice and diffusion of performance arts, and more broadly, any live art. Problematics have emerged with the advent of these new technological “partners” that, in …

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Announcing the Art and Earth Science Channel on Creative Disturbance

Colleagues   We are pleased to announce the Art and Earth Sciences  Channel on Creative Disturbance http://creativedisturbance.org/channel/art-and-earth-science/ This is one of several STEM to STEAM channels that will be announced. Art and Earth Science Hosted by Susan Eriksson Artists have used the Earth as inspiration and as subject matter for millennia. This channel will highlight …

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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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