DASER on Redefining Spaces: June 15

Event Date: 
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Ave., 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. In June, the discussion explores the theme of Redefining Spaces.

Access the live webcast. It begins streaming at 5:30 p.m. EST.


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 (15 minutes each)

Stephen M. Fiore, Professor, Cognitive Sciences, Department of Philosophy; Director, Cognitive Sciences Laboratory, Institute for Simulation & Training, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL; National Academies Keck Futures Initiative Conference Alumnus

R. Benjamin Knapp, Director of the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology; Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Phillip K. Smith III, Artist, Palm Desert, CA

Mika Yoshitake, Associate Curator, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Curator of Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors

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

8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reception in the Great Hall and Galleries

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