LASER Talks CYLAND Saint-Petersburg

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The Leonardo/ISAST LASERs are a program of international gatherings that bring artists, scientists, humanists and technologists together for informal presentations, performances and conversations with the wider public. The mission of the LASERs is to encourage contribution to the cultural environment of a region by fostering interdisciplinary dialogue and opportunities for community building to over 40 cities around the world.


PERCEIVE COSMOS | EXPLORE CHAOS

SPECIAL LEONARDO JOURNAL ST. PETERSBURG VIRTUAL LASER

 

17 February, 9:00 AM San Francisco / 8:00 PM (20:00) St. Petersburg

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Join an online conversation of the contributors of February's upcoming English-Russian special issue of Leonardo journal, “COSMOS and CHAOS,” created in collaboration with CYFEST international media art festival.

This conversation will brought together artists, scientists, researchers, art historians from art institutions, associations, museums and universities across the world: IAA SETI Permanent Committee, Royal Academy of Fine Arts of Brussels, Arizona State University School of Earth and Space, Concordia University, CYLAND MediaArtLab, Kolodzei Art Foundation, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg State University, University of Strathclyde, Leonardo/ISAST.

In this dialogue, the authors of Leonardo/CYFEST special issue will discuss contributed papers and ask each other about the ways to perceive, explore and conceptualize humanity and the Universe as represented in the opposition of cosmos and chaos. 

Zoom event by registration.

To learn more about the special issue of Leonardo journal, “COSMOS and CHAOS,” check out this link.

 

Participants

Annick Bureaud, Independent art critic, Paris, France. 

Daniela de Paulis, Artist, Researcher, IAA SETI Permanent Committee, the Netherlands.

Alexandra Dementieva, Multidisciplinary artist, Lecturer, Royal Academy of Fine Arts of Brussels, Belgium. 

Linda T. Elkins-Tanton, Researcher, Educator, Consultant, Arizona State University School of Earth and Space, USA.

Bettina Forget, Artist, Educator, Researcher, Concordia University, Faculty of Fine Art, Canada.

Elena Gubanova, Artist, Curator, CYLAND MediaArtLab, Russia.

Natalia Kolodzei, Curator, Art historian, Art collector, Kolodzei Art Foundation, USA.

Olesya Turkina, Lecturer at the St. Petersburg State University, Smolny College; Art critic, Curator, Researcher at the Department of Contemporary Art, The State Russian Museum, Russia. 

Saskia Vermeylen, Academic, Curator, Law School, University of Strathclyde, UK.

Diana Ayton-Shenker, Chief Executive Officer Leonardo/ISAST; Executive Director of the Leonardo/ASU Partnership, USA

Lydia Griaznova, Assistant curator, CYLAND MediaArtLab; Guest editor-in-chief, Leonardo journal special issue “Cosmos and Chaos”, Russia–Estonia. 

Moderator

Erica Hruby, Editorial Director, Leonardo journal

 

 

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The Leonardo/ISAST LASERs are a program of international gatherings that bring artists, scientists, humanists and technologists together for informal presentations, performances and conversations with the wider public. The mission of the LASERs is to encourage contribution to the cultural environment of a region by fostering interdisciplinary dialogue and opportunities for community building to over 40 cities around the world. To learn more about how our LASER Hosts and to visit a LASER near you please visit our website. @lasertalks

 

When
February 17th, 2021 8:00 PM through 10:00 PM
Location
Virtual
Online / Saint Petersburg (RU),
Russian Federation