DASER on Art, Science, and Ocean: May 18

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Keck Center
500 Fifth Street, NW
Free and open to the public. Registration and photo ID required.

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 and fostering interdisciplinary networking. The theme in May is Art, Science, and Ocean.


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 (15 minutes each)
Prosanta Chakrabarty, Associate Professor/Curator of Fishes, Louisiana State University Museum of Natural Sciences, Baton Rouge, LA

Janeil Engelstad, Founding Director, Make Art with Purpose, Dallas, TX; NAKFI 2016 Conference alumna

Susan Middleton, Photographer, San Francisco, CA

Larry J. Pratt, Senior Scientist, Department of Physical Oceanography, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA; NAKFI 2016 Conference alumnus

JD Talasek, Facilitator; Director, Cultural Programs, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

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

8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception

For more information or to register, please visit Eventbrite.