UPCOMING & RECENT Art | Sci Events

Theoretical Animal Forms

12 Jan 2016 5:00 pm
Amisha Gadani - Wren

Opening reception:
January 21, 2016 5-7pm
Art|Sci Gallery
CNSI 5th floor
February 4, 2016 5-7pm
Art|Sci Gallery
LASER symposium (featuring artists Anna Dimitriu and Alex May)
February 4, 2016 7-9pm
Presentation Space, CNSI 5th floor

UCLA Art|Sci Center 10 Year Anniversary Book Release / CNSI + Fowler Museum / 11.5.2015

5 Nov 2015 12:00 pm

12-2pm Luncheon, Presentation Space, California Nanosystems Institute (CNSI) 

4-6 pm Fowler Museum at UCLA. Book Release featuring Art|Sci Collaborators

The Art|Sci Center celebrates a decade of intersections between art and science with the release of a book cataloging 200+ collaborative and interdisciplinary exhibitions, lectures, workshops, and curricula.

We begin with a Luncheon at CNSI honoring staff that have contributed so much dedication to the Art|Sci Center. 

Seres: Makers of Silk / Workshop

22 Oct 2015 5:00 pm
22 Oct 2015 9:00 pm
Jason Fahrion, Untitled, 2014

Jason Fahrion, Fasih Ahsan with UCLA IGEM, and Mick Lorusso

Workshop | 5-7pm

UCLA Art|Sci Gallery

5th Floor, California Nanosystems Institute


3 Jul 2015 4:00 pm
20 Jul 2015 5:00 pm

Bird Song Diamond premiers at NY Electronic Art Festival

7.3.2015 --7.20.2015 | Installation

Opening Reception: Fri. / 07.03.15 / 4-6pm @ Fort Jay / Governor's Island, NY

Open Wednesday-Sunday

7.08 12-2pm | Public Performance @ Times Square, NY 46th and 47th St on 7th Ave 

Victoria Vesna and evolutionary biologist Charles Taylor, in collaboration with members of the UCLA Art|Sci Collective: Max Kazemzadeh, Joel Ong, John Brumley present:

EXHIBITION: Infinity Structures: Paradoxical Spaces by Robert Gero

21 May 2015 5:00 pm
10 Jun 2015 5:00 pm
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Opening reception

5 -7 pm | Thursday, May 21

7-9 pm | LASER symposium

UCLA Art|Sci Gallery 5th Floor, California Nanosystems Institute


EXHIBITION: Art Science Undergraduate Society presents "Movement"

12 May 2015 5:00 pm
14 May 2015 4:00 pm
Christina Kong_Brain_Flipbook

Opening reception:

May 12, 2015


UCLA Art|Sci Gallery 5th Floor, California Nanosystems Institute

EXHIBITION: "Waste Matters: You Are My Future" by Kathy High

16 Apr 2015
7 May 2015
Waste Matters: You Are My Future

5 -7 pm | Thursday, April 16th

7-9 pm | LASER

UCLA Art|Sci Gallery

5th Floor, California Nanosystems Institute

Artist Kathy High presents the exhibition Waste Matters: You Are My Future, which explores immune systems as autopoiesis, capable of maintaining themselves, looking at research in fecal microbial transplants and gut biomes to better understand the important function of bacteria in our bodies. This project looks at the metaphor of interspecies love, immunology and bacteria as players.

KATHY HIGH: Lecture "Manipulating Art and Living Systems"

14 Apr 2015 6:00 pm
14 Apr 2015 7:00 pm

Lecture at UCLA Design and Media Arts:

EXHIBITION: Museum of Endoluminosity

19 Feb 2015 5:00 pm
19 Feb 2015 9:00 pm
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Museum of Endoluminosity | MICK LORUSSO
Opening reception: Feb 19, 5-7pm
followed by LASER 7-9pm
UCLA Art|Sci Gallery, CNSI
runs until March 18, 2015
(viewings by appointment only)
A project developed by Mick Lorusso in conversation and collaboration with UCLA Art|Sci Collective, Alia Ghoneum, Dr. James Gimzewski, Dr. Dean Ho, Clarissa Ribeiro, Dr. Benjamín Domínguez and Dr. Yolanda Olvera (UNAM, Mexico), friends and family.

Art|Sci Center Retrospective: 10 Years of Intersections

15 Jan 2015 6:00 pm
15 Jan 2015 9:00 pm

Art|Sci Center Retrospective: A Decade of Intersections  

6 pm | Gather @ Video Wall in CNSI Lobby 

6:30 pm | LASER + Lanch in CNSI Presentation Space, 5th Floor  

January 2015 marks the anniversary of the Art|Sci Center’s founding 10 years ago, and the launch of our year-long celebration. Join the Art|Sci Collective in looking back through the prolific decade and looking forward to the next. Sketches for future projects intermingle with presentations from memorable Art|Sci exhibitors, constructing a dynamic picture of the center’s continuing quest to promote “the third culture” between art and science.


Brainstorming: Synesthesia | SONOS Studios + Art|Sci Center

14 Jan 2015 6:00 pm
14 Jan 2015 9:00 pm

In collaboration with SONOS Studios, the Art|Sci Center presents BRAINSTORMING: SYNESTHESIA

In the SONOS Studios space on La Brea, the Art|Sci Center hosts a performance where artists, scientists, and musicians explore through cognitive synchronization how sound affects the human brain and body. 

Wednesday, January 14th | 6-9 pm

145 North La Brea Ave, Los Angeles



sonos.com/studio | @sonos | #sonos 


Exhibition: Hox Zodiac Dinner / 12.4.14

4 Dec 2014 5:32 pm
4 Dec 2014 9:00 pm
Hox Zodiac Dinner


Exhibition Opening: 5-7 pm, Art|Sci Gallery, 5th Floor, CNSI

LASER Symposium: 7-9 pm, Presentation Space, 5th Floor, CNSI


Art + Brain - Stories + Structures Symposium: Nov 13 + 14, 2014

13 Nov 2014 11:30 am
14 Nov 2014 6:00 pm
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ART + BRAIN: Stories & Structures Symposium

Two-Days: November 13 + 14, 2014




POP-UP SEMINAR: Edward Shanken + Yolande Harris // 10.31.14

31 Oct 2014 4:00 pm
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Edward Shanken + Yolande Harris
listening to the distance: visionary theories of art technology

October 31, 2014, 4:00 pm   » 

Victoria Vesna: Lunchtime Lecture // Monday, Oct 20th, 2014

20 Oct 2014 12:15 pm



October 20, 2014, 12:15 pm   » 

Art|Sci Director Victoria Vesna, media artist, professor in the Department of Design Media Arts, and director of the UC Digital Arts Research Network lectures about her life as artist, professor, and director. This event is part of the Design Media Arts Lunchtime Faculty Lecture Series.  

EDA, Room 1250