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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.

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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

RSVP HERE

21+

sonos.com/studio | @sonos | #sonos 

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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

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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

EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 

STREAM IT LIVE HERE !!

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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
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VICTORIA VESNA: LUNCHTIME LECTURE

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 

DESIGN IS ONE: Screening + Discussion, 10.09.14

9 Oct 2014 5:00 pm
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DESIGN IS ONE, LELLA AND MASSIMO VIGNELLI
FILM SCREENING OF KATHY BREW AND ROBERTO GUERRA MOVIE

October 9, 2014

RECEPTION 5:00 pm // SCREENING 6:00 pm

EXHIBITION: Jason Fahrion + UCLA iGEM + Art|Sci Collective, 10.2.14

2 Oct 2014 5:00 pm
2 Oct 2014 9:00 pm
EXHIBITION: Jason Fahrion + UCLA iGEM, 10.02.14

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Exhibition Opening, 5 pm + LASER Symposium, 7 pm

Art|Sci Gallery, CNSI 5th Floor

From the work of artist Jason Fahrion, who raises silkworms in his garage on local mulberry leaves, to UCLA iGEM's quest for genetically modifying bacteria to produce fluorescent silk, a cabinet of curiosities at the Art|Sci Gallery weaves a story of silk, and of the biological factories that humans have carefully cultivated to manufacture it. 

 View the EVENT PAGE on Facebook. 

BIRD SONG DIAMOND: The Acoustic Mapping of Bird Song Networks

28 Jul 2014 8:00 am
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- A special ONE DAY installation in UCLA's Sculpture Garden -

UCLA BIRDSONG PROJECT + Universtiy of Tokyo Present

BIRD SONG DIAMOND

An acoustic construction: hyper sound speakers amplify and present sounds from nature

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CLARISSA RIBEIRO: Previous Exhibition

5 Jun 2014 5:00 pm
5 Jun 2014 7:00 pm
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Performing Quantum Entanglement: Subtle Apparatuses for Extrasensory Affectiveness
Clarissa Ribeiro

Opening Reception: Thursday, June 5th | 5-7 p.m.

Art|Sci Gallery, 5th Floor CNSI

What does it mean to be entangled? In this experimental work, composed of three interactive video installations, Ribeiro invites us to think about ourselves and our affective dimension from a semi-material and non-local perspective. 

$12 Parking All-Day

View the event page on Facebook HERE

FEDERICO VISI + GIOVANNI DOTHEL: Previous Exhibition

3 Jun 2014 5:00 pm
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Unfolding | Clusters: A Music and Visual Media Model of ALS Pathophysiology
Frederico Visi + Giovanni Dothel in collaboration with Duncan Williams

Opening Reception: 5 pm, June 3rd

Art|Sci Gallery, Room 5419, CNSI

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is the most common of the five motor neuron diseases, it is characterized by progressive degeneration of the upper and lower motor neurons of the spinal cord.
 

This interdisciplinary project presents a way of employing music and immersive media in order to illustrate the biomolecular processes behind the progress of ALS and thus help raise awareness in the greater public.
 

ART|SCI Undergraduate Society SHOWCASE

27 May 2014 5:00 pm
27 May 2014 7:00 pm
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FUSION: A SHOWCASE

Presented by the ART|SCIENCE UNDERGRADUATE SOCIETY

Art|Sci Gallery, CNSI 5th Floor

Tuesday, May 27th

5 -7 pm

Free Admission

$12 Parking All-Day

 

CREATIVE MINDS Presents FOUND VOICES

20 May 2014 6:30 pm
20 May 2014 9:00 pm
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CREATIVE MINDS Presents FOUND VOICES

CREATIVE MINDS, a student-run organization affiliated with UCLA Arts+Healing, brings arts and drama therapy to homeless youth and others in need in communities throughout West LA.

Visit the event page HERE.

UCLA Art|Sci Gallery, CNSI 5th Floor

Tuesday, May 20th

6:30 - 9 p.m.

Free Admission.

$12 Parking All-Day.

Free Workshop: Insects as Biological Factories

15 May 2014 4:00 pm
15 May 2014 6:50 pm

Insects as Biological Factories

A Free Workshop Led by Jason Fahrion

4 - 6:50 pm, Broad 5240

Director Victoria Vesna will open her honors class, Biotech & Art to visitors for a  workshop led by visiting artist Jason Fahrion, who will be presenting his art projects with insects as biological factories.

Students and visiting scholars will examine the silkworm life cycle and look at potential medical and artistic applications of the substances that silkworms produce along with the silk, as well as learn about Fahrion's work with honeybees and the local production of honey.

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CURTIS TAMM + HERMIONE SPRIGGS Previous Exhibition

17 Apr 2014 5:00 pm
17 Apr 2014 7:00 pm
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CURTIS TAMM + HERMIONE SPRIGGS: "inverting the biopolitics of speciation"

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 17, 5-7 p.m.
Art|Sci Gallery and Presentation Space, California NanoSystems Institute (5th floor)  

“those that from a distance look like flies”
This exhibition is generously supported by the Swedish Museum of Natural History and the University of California Institute for Research in the Arts.

 

Parking is $12 a day.

All events sponsored by the David Bermant Foundation.