Happy Happy Birthday Hannes Leopoldseder

This is a short video greeting to Hannes Leopoldseder for his 80th birthday born March 27, 1940 in St. Leonhard near Freistadt https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hannes_Leopoldseder A founder of ars electronica, which he was a driving visionary- As we moan about the covid19 situation, Hannes understood that we need artists, designers and humanities scholars on tv as well as the doctors, politicians …

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A Call for Biosphere 4.0; towards the Noosphere needed for the Anthropocene, plus learning from Covid 19.

A Call for Biosphere 4.0; towards the Noosphere needed for the Anthropocene  plus learning from Covid 19. Review of “Life Under Glass; Crucial Lessons in Planetary Stewardship from Two years in Biosphere 2” by Abigail Alling, Mark Nelson and Sally Silverstone. Synergetic Press 2020. ISBN 9781882428076Co Roger Malina, ArtScience Research, astrophysicist and editor. -Director ArtSciLab …

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We Are Tired of Painting Dead Fish; A call to Bio Artists to work on COVID19 solutions

We are tired of painting dead fish:  how can the arts contribute to the necessary phase changes of human civilizations ? Roger F Malina: To be presented, virtually, at Texas A and M University for the conference: American Art of the Sixties: Visual and Material Forms in a Transnational Context” March 24-26 2020: https://www.aa60s.org/ Some …

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call for testimonials on how zero gravity warped your thinking processes

colleagues please find below an abstract of a paper we are working on , oncreativity in extreme environments this is an open call for testimonials from any one who hasbeen in zero gravity, or created experiences for people inzero gravity how does the removal of the human sense of gravity modifythe thinking modes of the …

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Invitation to all outer space enthusiasts to Yuri’s night in Dallas Sat April 11 2020

You and your friends are cordially invited to attend:A Yuri’s Night Party! (yurisnight.net/about/)  WHEN? Saturday April 11, 2020 from 4pm-11pm to get an invitation email me at rmalina@alum.mit.edu WHY?In Celebration of all Humans in Space! (+ a 70th Birthday Celebration for Roger & Christine Malina)   and we will be displaying the work of Space Artists ! …

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Yuri’s Night April 11 2020 In Dallas, Texas on the way to Planet X

Colleagues You are hereby invited ( send me an email at rmalina@alum.mit.edu) to the Dallas Yuri’s night party Saturday April 11 4pm-11pm in Dallas atMercado369 cultural center: 369 W. Jefferson Blvd., Oak Cliff, TX 75208 (Dallas, Texas, USA. There will be an open mike and pop up art exhibit- if you would like to show …

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Call for Testimonials from Space Artists: Creativity in Extreme Environments ?

We are working on a project about creativity in extreme environments, specifically focusing on the work of space artists: both artists who have been in zero gravity and created artworks or performances in space, and artists who have worked with astronauts who have flown or performed the artworks in zero gravity for the artist The …

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Jacob Hunwick, Appointed UTD ArtSciLab and Leonardo Journal Ambassador in Germany

I am pleased to announce the first UTD ATEC ArtSciLab and Leonardo Journal Ambassdor: Jacob Hunwick. He will be travelling around europe over the next 6 months, and I will be working with him regularly- please feel free to contact him and share this email and suggest people he might meet  : He will be …

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Create a Minor Disturbance Dec 8 to Lasso 2I/Borisov with carbon nanotube ropes

Colleaguesour friends and colleagues michael punt Rita ,Cachao, Edith Doove, Hannah Drayson  urge all of us to create a minor disturbance on Dec 8 They urge you to corral the forces of the universe together with 2I/Borisov, an interstellar comet which will be visiting the solar system (lassoos and lassos are acceptable  for texans if …

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Micro Art Science Actions ( MASA) or a continuous conundrum, conimbrum, quonundrum,conuncrum, and quadundrum

Colleagues HAPPY THANKSGIVING in the USA- though we always have misgiving about giving thanks to our colonial ancestors who decimated the indianpopulations in “New England” !!  there must be someone else to thank in our cultures ! I would like to draw your attention to the current YASMIN WWWASP discussion (the Who, what where of …

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