DC Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30)
Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Room 100
Free and open to the public. Registration and photo ID required.
American Sign Language interpretation will be provided.
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects in the national capital region and beyond. DASERs provide a snapshot of the cultural environment and foster interdisciplinary networking. The theme this month is creating spaces that challenge perceptions. Access the live webcast. It begins streaming at 5:30 p.m. EST.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. Anyone in the audience currently working within the intersections of art and science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please present your work as a teaser so that those who are interested can seek you out during social time following the event.
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
John Craig Freeman, Professor of New Media, Emerson College, Boston
Ryan Hill, Director of Digital Learning Programs and ARTLAB+, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Margot H. Knight, Executive Director, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Woodside, California
Milton Shinberg, Architect, Shinberg Levinas Architects; and Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Architecture & Planning, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
7:10 to 8:00 p.m. Discussion
8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology. DASER fosters community and discussion around the intersection of art and science. The thoughts and opinions expressed in the DASER events are those of the panelists and speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the National Academy of Sciences or of Leonardo.