Leonardo Calendar of Upcoming Events

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13 JULY 2015
University of San Francisco
6:30–9:00 p.m.

The featured speakers for the evening will be Melanie Swan (Founder, Institute for Blockchain Studies) on "Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology Explained”, Margot Knight (Executive Director, Djerassi Resident Artists Program) on "Scientific Delirium Madness”, Stuart Russell (UC Berkeley/Center for Intelligent Systems) on "The Long-term Future of (Artificial) Intelligence” and Nicholas de Monchaux (UC Berkeley Architecture) on "Spacesuits and Cities.”

19 JULY 2015
Djerassi Resident Artists Program
2325 Bear Gulch Road

Woodside, CA

Open studios, dance and music performances, and literary readings. Self-guided tours of site-specific sculptures located on winding trails among ancient redwoods, rolling hills and fern-shaded glens. This year’s Djerassi Resident Artists Program (DRAP) Open House, taking place on Sunday, 19 July 2015, in Woodside, CA, features the artist/scientist residents of the 2015 Scientific Delirium Madness art/science residency at DRAP.

Scientific Delirium Madness is a collaborative initiative of Leonardo/ISAST and DRAP that explores and expands on connections in the creativity of scientists and artists. At the heart of the project is a month-long residency (30 June–29 July 2015) for six artists and six scientists at DRAP’s 585-acre retreat in the coastal Santa Cruz Mountains. The artists and scientists participating in the 2015 edition of Scientific Delirium Madness include: Allison Cobb, Writer, Portland, OR; Luca Forcucci, Composer/Media Artist, Italy; Deborah Forster, Primatologist/Cognitive Scientist, San Diego, CA; Eathan Janney, Composer/Scientist, Brooklyn, NY; Christine Lee, Visual Artist, Oakland, CA; Rachel Mayeri, Media Artist, Los Angeles, CA; Guillermo Munoz, Physicist, Valencia, Spain; Karl Schaffer, Mathematician/Choreographer, Scotts Valley, CA; Eleni Sikelianos, Writer, Boulder, CO; Tami Spector, Physical Organic Chemist/Writer, San Francisco, CA; and Caroline Wellbery, Medical Doctor/Writer, Bethesda, MD. Reservations for the Open House are required. Find out more.

Updated 22 July2015