Oct 5 :YOU are invited to play chess against blindfolded Texas Chess Champion Zurabi Javakhadre in Dallas

Announcing Re-Imagining Chess: Nine Evenings Reunion 3  Oct 5 2011  Nine Evenings Three: Theater and Engineering  GOOD MOVES: A group exhibition and auction dedicated to the game of chess September 6—October 5, 2019  Press Release The Power Station, Dallas  is proud to present ‘Good Moves’, an exhibition dedicated to the game of chess. ‘Good Moves’ features artist made chess sets and other chess related artworks, …

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1 book that made Roger happy, 1 that made him unhappy; 1 that he has yet to read, so his future state of mind is un-prestatable due to constraint closure.

A World Beyond Physics: The emergence of evolution and Life; Stuart A. Kauffman, Oxford University Press, 2019 ISBN 978-0-19-087133-8 Reviewed by Roger F. Malina, Professor of Physics and Art and Technology, UT Dallas https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3399-3865 A book that made Roger happy. It is not often a book just makes me happy. As I read this book …

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INVITATION:Tale of Thirty Thinking Systems: Art Science Education at US National Academy of Science

Colleagues If you are attending the US National Academy of Science Convening on April 12 http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/bhew/branches/ on the Integration of Arts, Humanities, and STEMM in Higher Education We invite you to discuss, critique and collaborate with us on our TOTTS initiative The initiative for teaching and learning art and science in the way that brains …

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Incentivising Transdisciplinary Individuals and Teams: Donate to the Marjorie Duckworth Fund as a nudge

Colleagues Our community of practice, or networks of villages face a number of obstacles to crossing the arts, sciences and technologies. Among these are the ways that most institutions are organised around “Disciplines” or narrow “Professions”. Ranging from physics to marketing to everything in between. I hate to tell you but the earth’s ecology does …

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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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See you in Durban: Towards an Inventory of Good Practices for Transdisciplinary Collaboration

Colleagues In Manizales, Mauricio Meija, Andres Roldan and I chaired a panel and workshop on training methods for transdisciplinary collaboration. I attach the current draft for comment. During the panel I was accused of being a ‘positivist’ for implying that there might be a ‘best’ practice – this was a mistake as clearly there are …

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Training Methods for Transdisciplinary Collaboration: Manizales, Columbia..call for key resources

Colleagues We are delighted to announce that the panel that Mauricio Mejia, Andres Roldan and I submitted for ISEA Manizales has been accepted for this June 2017. ( see isea http://isea2017.isea-international.org/ ) The title is:  Training Methods for Transdisciplinary Collaboration: Best Practices  and Didactics for Team Work  An annotated critical bibliography of collaboration references will be …

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Roger Malina’s Critical Annotated Bibliography of Art-Science

Colleagues I am pleased to present the critical annotated bibliography of art-science I published in the Fall 2016 isssue of Art Journal: http://artjournal.collegeart.org/?p=7855  Solicited by Michael Corris, Art Journal has been publishing a number of interesting critical bibliographies. Roger F. Malina Annotated Art-Science Bibliography We are witnessing a resurgence of creative and scholarly work that seeks …

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Creative Disturbers meet at Yuri’s Night April 13 in Dallas Texas

Creative Disturbance is excited to announce we will be hosting a party for Yuri’s Night next month! We will be celebrating Yuri Gagarin, the first human launched into space, while listening to podcasts, recording podcasts, and even observing other media related to the “firsts” in space. The party will be from 8 p.m. – 2 …

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Experimental Publishing in Texas

Colleagues I am delighted to bring to your attention the work of Chaz Lilly in our  Experimental Publishing initiative in the ArtSciLab http://www.utdallas.edu/atec/artstechnology/news/2016/03/phd-student-receives-publishing-fellowship roger malina UT Dallas ATEC ArtSciLab PhD Student  Chaz Lilly Receives Publishing Fellowship for his work on experimental publishing March 22, 2016   Charles Lilly, a PhD student in the School of …

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