DASER: D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous

LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) is Leonardo/ISAST's international program of evening gatherings that brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversations.


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D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects providing a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region fostering interdisciplinary networking.

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 speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the National Academy of Sciences or of Leonardo.

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LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) Talks is Leonardo's international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversations. LASER Talks were founded in 2008 by Bay Area LASER Chair Piero Scaruffi and are in over 20 cities around the world. To learn more about how our LASER Hosts and to visit a LASER near you please visit our website

The mission of the LASERs is to provide the general public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of a region and to foster interdisciplinary networking.


October's theme is Ecological Art.

Webcast and ASL interpretation provided.

Please arrive by 5:45 p.m. Latecomers will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets do not guarantee entry.


PROGRAM


5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in, East Court

6:00 to 6:15 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. Anyone in the audience working at the intersection of art and science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please present work as a teaser so that those who are interested can seek you out during social time following the event.

6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Panelists presentations (12-15 minutes each)

Bryan "Ibrahim" Goodwin, Environmental Scientist, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Office of Science and Technology, Washington, D.C.

Steve Miller, artist, New York City and the Hamptons

Eve S. Mosher, artist, New York City

Andrew Quitmeyer, Professor, Communications and New Media Department, National University of Singapore; National Academies Keck Futures Initiative 2016 Conference Alumnus.

7:15 to 8:00 p.m. Discussion

8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception in the Great Hall and galleries. Steve Miller will sign copies of his new book, Radiographic (Glitterari, 2017). Visitors will have an opportunity to see the exhibitions Steve Miller: Health of the Planet and Diane Tuft: The Arctic Melt.

October 26th, 2017 6:00 PM
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Lecture Room
National Academy of Sciences Building
Washington D.C., DC 20418
United States

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