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What is real, and how are you sure it is so? How can you determine which experiences are "real" if they are digital, virtual or influenced by the chemistry and architecture of your brain? Scientific research uncovers ways that our minds and senses conspire to produce gaps between the actual and the perceived.
AI and Humanities workshop
In line with the datami concept – to bring rest and repose against the digital onslaught – the idea is to organise an investigation into the cultural aspects of Big Data/AI/Digital Transformation, calling upon the Humanities to shed some light beyond the blind spot of technological progress, to help us out in avoiding mass delusions and close the gap with computational machines that are supposed to carry out their own embedded desires.
Transcending Digital Disruptions in the Post-Informational Age
The event is expected to bring together rising & proven experts, professionals and innovative young researchers from the region and globally, working in multiple fields of the future transcending digital disruptions in the post-informational age.
Complessità: 10 lezioni al Museo MACRO di Roma / Complexity: 10 Lessons at the MACRO Museum in Rome
Dieci lezioni dedicate al concetto di #complessità per l’iniziativa “Dizionario” del Macro Asilo di Roma, negli spazi della “Stanza delle parole”, nel corso del mese di Maggio 2019.
L’immagine contemporanea: Natura, Forme, Valori / The contemporary image: Nature, Forms, Values
[ITA] Una riflessione sul confine tra realtà e rappresentazione visiva, sulla natura, l’autonomia e l’identità dell'immagine, e sul suo possibile uso politico, tra pubblico e privato. [ENG] A reflection about the border between reality and visual representation, about the nature, autonomy and identity of the image and on its possible political use in the public and in the private sphere.
Cambiamenti climatici e paure collettive
La comunicazione assume toni allarmistici, eppure... nella nostra “economia dell’attenzione”, risorsa scarsa nel moltiplicarsi di appelli drammatici, la ripetizione e la pluralità dei messaggi di fonti diverse ha spesso effetti controproducenti. La paura, più che spingere all’azione o a cambiamenti di comportamento (di cui vorremmo vedere subito gli effetti) alimenta un immaginario catastrofico.
One Community / More Responsibility
[ITA] Conferenza e workshop a cura di Marcello Signorile e Pier Luigi Capucci Accademia di Belle Arti di Urbino, 7-10 Maggio 2019 Guarda Lontano + art*science - Art & Climate Change [ENG] Conference and workshops curated by Marcello Signorile and Pier Luigi Capucci Fine Arts Academy of Urbino, 7-10 May 2019 Guarda Lontano + art*science - Art & Climate Change
Portraits of New Media: Historical Exemplars
In partnership with CYLAND Media Lab - Lecture by Danielle Siembieda, Director of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology Leonardo (Leonardo/ISAST). Danielle will talk about theoretical concepts and new media examples that have cataloged the meaning of ID in the #1 publication for art, science, and technology Leonardo journal published with MIT Press since 1968.
Design Knowledge in the Era of the Environmental Collapse
[Call for Submissions]Themed Issue of She Ji: The Journal of Design, Economics, and InnovationGuest editors: Stanislav Roudavski and Paul WalkerAcute environmental crisis is the primary problem of the future. The pervasive exploitation of the environment leads to severe degradation of habitats unprecedented levels of animal suffering, mass species extinction, and the collapse of multiple ecosystems. Human activities expand beyond the safe operating space for planetary systems. Disregard for the...
La Fabrique du vivant
Découvrez une archéologie du vivant et de la vie artificielle au sein d’une exposition qui présente de manière prospective les œuvres récentes d’une cinquantaine de créateurs ainsi que des recherches issues de laboratoires scientifiques. Son matériau même est évolutif, certaines œuvres étant impliquées dans un processus de croissance ou de dégénérescence. Une centaine de projets sont exposés, dont plusieurs conçus pour l’occasion. Laboratoire annuel de la création et de l’innovation au Centre...
From Automata to Robotics
International Workshop. Lisbon, March 28-29, 2019 Call For Papers Bald, and with a pretty face, the robot Sophia came into our lives. Derived from science fiction literature, films and theatre (R.U.R robot of Čapek), humanoids are now a reality. By mimicking the gestures, behaviour, the way of speaking and interactions of humans, robots, androids, cyborgs, avatars as avant-garde of technology still cause surprise and evoke uncanny reactions. They have deep roots in ancient self-moving a...
Festival per la Terra – Festival for the Earth
[ITA] Il Festival per la Terra è un incontro internazionale di due giorni volto a proporre a un pubblico più vasto possibilità di trasformazioni, riflessioni e modalità alternative per riformulare le questioni ambientali. [ENG] Festival for the Earth is a 2-day international gathering aiming to propose to broader audiences possibilities of transformations, reflections and alternative modalities to reframe environmental issues.
The Leonardo Convening
The Leonardo Convening is the culminating event of our 50th anniversary. The event’s aim is to initiate a challenging, vital network-wide experience. The event is designed to bring together attendees from diverse disciplines and experiences. We want this event not only to celebrate 50 years of building our network but also to help us design where we want to be in the next 50 years. This will be both an outcome of design thinking and a sector manifesto.
Strambinaria – Folle di scienza 2018
Dopo il successo dello scorso anno, dal 5 al 7 ottobre 2018 ritorna “Strambinaria - Folle di scienza” e Strambino (TO) diventa nuovamente la capitale italiana della divulgazione scientifica. Si tratta di un festival della scienza rivolto a tutti e, allo stesso tempo, un’occasione di incontro e confronto per il variegato mondo dei divulgatori scientifici italiani. L'evento è strutturato lungo due percorsi paralleli. Da venerdì 5 a domenica 7 ottobre si tiene “Folle di scienza”, un incontro dei di...
Balance-Unbalance 2018 conference
Balance-Unbalance 2018 conference September 20/21 We would like to invite you to join us at the Balance-Unbalance (BunB) conference, an annual International Conference designed around art and design as catalysts to explore intersections between nature, science, technology and society. Every year, the focus is on one or more major current challenges surrounding the ecological crisis and discipline-transcending cooperation. BunB 2018 will be hosted September 20th and 21st 2018 by The Patchin...
COGITO is an interdisciplinary hybrid narrative sending thoughts into outer space as radio waves. The project is staged at the Dwingeloo radio telescope in The Netherlands. One visitor at the time enters the cabin of the radio telescope and sends her or his brain activity into the cosmos while viewing an immersive video of the Earth seen from space. A project by Daniela De Paulis. The narrative unfolds so that one visitor at the time is guided inside the cabin of the Dwingeloo radio tel...
Art in Motion. 100 Masterpieces with and through Media
Sat, 14.07.2018 – Sun, 10.02.2019 Atrium 1+2 Cost: Museum admission "Art in Motion. 100 Masterpieces with and through Media. An Operative Canon" will portray the development of media arts by showcasing pivotal pioneering works that utilize technical devices: from photography to cinematography and sound art, the theater of machines and projections, radiophonic and televisual art, the art video, media-based action and Fluxus arts, and the networked and collaborative artistic practices of the ...
Vital Transformations Mauri Ora
Vital Transformations Mauri Ora consists of three exhibitions, a series of music performances and a hui-symposium. Part of the project involves visually changing the inner city landscape of Nga Motu New Plymouth, which features artist designed vinyl graphics in shop windows and colourful banners hanging from lamposts. The exhibition Unrealism will take place in a currently unused shop on the corner of Devon and Liardet streets, downtown Nga Motu New Plymouth. It features work by seven Taranak...
My Monster: The Human Animal Hybrid
RMIT Gallery Melbourne VIC, Australia 29 Jun 11:00am - 18 Aug 5:00pm Free Curator: Evelyn Tsitas "My Monster: The Human Animal Hybrid" explores our enduring fascination and revulsion with the merging of the human and animal, and coincides with the 200th anniversary year of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Shelley’s seminal monster novel explores life and death and reanimating flesh. It is also the story of a hybrid outcast, for Frankenstein’s creature was made as a...
STARTS Prize for MX3D & Joris Laarman Lab (NL) and Giulia Tomasello (IT)
The STARTS Prize is being awarded by the European Commission for the third consecutive year. It awards successful collaboration of science and technology with the arts. The grand prize in the Innovative Collaboration category goes to a Dutch joint venture, MX3D and Joris Laarman Lab (NL), who have succeeded for the first time in using a 3-D printer to produce a fully functional steel bridge. The recipient of the grand prize in the Artistic Exploration category is Italian interaction designer Gi...
Spectra was originally instigated by artist, Mary Rosengren and CSIRO host partner, Cris Kennedy, following their 2011 Synapse art/ science residency. Supported by the Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT), Spectra 2012 was held at the CSIRO Discovery Centre in Canberra, and brought together some of Australia’s leading artists and scientists. Spectra is now re-visioned as Australia’s pre-eminent art/science gathering showcasing the best research and creative work being produced th...
SLSAeu Green Conference
The SLSAeu Conference 2018 is centered on the theme of green, providing a resolutely cross-disciplinary platform to explore one of the most pervasive and broadest tropes of our times. Alongside this central theme, the organizers also welcome provocatively un green and prismatic proposals from experts in all academic disciplines and professional fields. How to define and understand greenness is an urgent political, societal, philosophical and economic question not only in academia – yet there ...
Noema è Affiliate Member di Leonardo / Noema is an Affiliate Member of Leonardo
[ITA] Noema è Affiliate Member of Leonardo, proseguendo la collaborazione iniziata con la conferenza internazionale art*science 2017/Leonardo 50, svoltasi ai primi di Luglio a Bologna, co-organizzata da Noema. [ENG] Noema is an Affiliate Member of Leonardo, continuing with the collaboration started with the art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 International conference, held in early July in Bologna, co-organized by Noema.
Recensione di art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 / Review of art*science 2017/Leonardo 50
[ITA] E’ uscita una recensione di art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 di Elena Giulia Rossi su Il Sole 24 Ore del 6 Agosto, che alleghiamo (clicca sull'immagine per ingrandirla). Noema è stato co-organizzatore e media partner dell’evento. [ENG] A review of art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 by Elena Giulia Rossi on Il Sole 24 Ore, August 6, we enclose below (in Italian, click the image to enlarge). Noema was the co-organizer as well as a media partner of the event.
Forensics of the Digital: Examining the Source Code at EVA London 2017
Established in London in 1990, the EVA London conference, part of the international conference series EVA - Electronic Visualisation and the Arts - continuously grows in diversity of themes presented, each theme opening up a variety of complementary points of view, thus stimulating thorough questioning of the positions taken, even hesitation in choosing directions of further development.