Leonardo Calendar of Upcoming Events
(see also the list of past events)
- LASER: University of San Francisco, 13 July 2015
- 2015 Scientific Delirium Madness And Djerassi Open House, 19 July 2015
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.”
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