Octopus BrainStorming: Empathy @ LA Art Show

Octopus BrainStorming: Empathy @ LA Art Show

Victoria Vesna + Mark Cohen

10 Jan 2018 - 5:00pm to 14 Jan 2018 - 10:57pm

by Victoria Vesna
A performance/experience work created in close collaboration with neuroscientist
Mark Cohen.

Exploring the possibilities of brain to brain communication as a part of a larger area
of research into the physical associates of mental processes such as emotions and
feelings, this has evolved to include the idea of embodied intelligence in the form
of an octopus crown worn by participants.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 12 @ 3:00pm
DIALOG: Art & Science Collaborations: Being in Between
SPEAKERS: Victoria Vesna, Director, UCLA Art I Sci Center.
MODERATOR: Marisa Caichiolo
LOCATION: Dialogs Booth

LA Art Show
Presented by Building Bridges Art Exchange and UCLA Art|Sci
Curated by Marisa Caichiolo