What would YOU tell the US National Endowment of Arts ! Now is the time to mobilise !

colleagues As i mentionned in my previous blog the US community of practice in our art/science/technology fields are getting attention from the US National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine with the upcoming April 12 in Washington DC  : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-national-convening-on-the-integration-the-arts-humanities-and-stemm-in-higher-ed-tickets-53159362083  Now the US National Endowment of the Arts has launched an important process of consultation with …

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us national academy of sciences convene the “art-science-technology” villages of practice

Colleagues The US National Academies of Science, Medicine and Engineering are convening our community of art/sci/tech practice to discuss and further the recommendations in the report they issued on how to think anew about integrating the arts and humanities, including design, into higher education science/engineering/math and medicine – this will be a real gathering of …

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Are Barabasi’s Laws&Formulas for Success Applicable to Transdisciplinary ArtScience Practice ?

  Colleagues It is with pleasure that I recommend the new book Albert-László Barabási : The Formula: The Universal Laws of Success. Little Brown – 2018 ISBN-13: 9780316505499 Reviewed by: Roger F. Malina, February 9 2019 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3399-3865 Reviews and critiques by; Sharath Chandra Ram, Isabel Meirelles, Wolf Rainer Albert-Laszlo Barabasi, in this new book, provides …

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US National Academies Town Hall meeting Dallas Feb 6- Integrating Arts and Humanities into STEM in Higher ed

colleagues Two announcements =Second the ATEC watering hole, and First thevisit of Ashley Bear, Co Author of the National Academies reporton Integrating the Arts and Humanities in STEM Higher Ed National Academies Town Hall meeting on UTD campusFeb 6 Ashley Bear will give a town hall meeting on Feb 6 at 2pm – contact me …

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS LEONARDO/ISAST Leonardo/ISAST EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AT Arizona State University

 ASU-Leonardo Executive Director/Professor of PracticeJob #12734 https://sfis.asu.edu/jobs  Colleagues We are delighted to announce that the Leonardo 50th celebrations all around our planet culminated in a an amazing partnership agreement between the Leonardo non profit ISAST and Arizona State University. As part of this a full time position as Executive Director of Leonardo/ISAST has been posted, …

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Lets Redesign Space Exploration for the 21stC: meet at Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India

In previous blogs I have argued that we need to resign science itself, both its methods and social embedding need urgent transition re-design. As a space scientist myself, I am convinced we need to rethink the purposes and methods of space science and exploration, and that artists, designers and humanists must collaborate with scientists and …

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The Best Christmas Present from my Daughter

Colleagues First a happy end of the year. Like some lucky families on the planet, we are spending the holidays together. In our case Christine and I are with my brother Alan, and his adult children Sophia and Michael, and with our grown children Giselle, Yuri and Xavier and his significant other Olivia. We are …

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The pacific rim art science technology community invites you to south korea

colleagues ISEA is in south korea next year and is shaping up as an amazing gathering of the communities of practice around the pacific rim and beyond the guidelines for submitting proposals is available at http://isea2019.isea-international.org/submiGuide.asp   help us redesign and rethink what the enlightenment could mean in the 21st century lux aeterna is the overall …

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Pablo Reyes slams Leonardo at Birthday Party in ATEC at UTDallas

Colleagues We are about to bring to a close the Leonardo 50th birthdays around the planet in Buenos Aires and Monte video:  https://www.leonardo.info/50th-anniversary . We take the opportunity to thank the Leonardo Network of Villages for their enthusiasm and vision for the future that they have created for our community of practice. Here we recognise …

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1st Marjorie and Frank Malina ArtScience Fellowship Award to S. Gresham-Lancaster

Announcing the first Marjorie and Frank J. Malina ArtScience Fellowship to Scot Gresham-Lancaster. Scot Gresham-Lancaster has been awarded the first Marjorie and Frank J. Malina ArtScience distinguished fellowship. The award is for his innovative work using sound and music to advance new scientific exploration and research. The research has applications in the analytics of big …

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