LASER Talks CYLAND Saint-Petersburg

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.


Education Challenges: Contemporary Art in Academic Environment
6 March, 9:00 AM San Francisco / 8:00 PM (20:00) St. Petersburg

This event is PST (UTC-8) & MSK (UTC +3) Find Your Timezone Here

Panelists: Alan Boldon, Gediminas Urbonas, Nina Czegledy, Silvia Burini, Sophia Kudriavtseva.
Moderator: Natalia Kolodzei

(1 hour online discussion in English with simultaneous translation into Russian)

The panel discussion focuses on the strategies of education process in the field of digital art, effective instruments of practical and theoretical learning, and multidisciplinary project based approach. What kind of training serves artists well during a time of immense cultural and technological change? What are the challenges and advantages of Artists in Labs Transdisciplinary Collaborations?  How can we innovate or improve academic pedagogical structures to facilitate interdisciplinary approaches and collaboration? What opportunities does the integration open and what issues are raised?  What can we learn from that experience and “adopt” in traditional form of education? What are challenges for guidelines for evaluating digital projects?

In collaboration with the GROUND Solyanka Gallery
and the Kolodzei Art Foundation.

Zoom event by registration.
 

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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
March 6th, 2021 8:00 PM through  9:00 PM
Location
Virtual
Online / Saint Petersburg (RU),
Russian Federation