Science

Arte & Nanotecnologia, Cronistoria Di Un Delitto

Se tre indizi fanno una prova, come Agatha Christie e la credenza popolare sostengono, allora ci sono buoni motivi per ritenere che le interazioni tra arte e nanotecnologia, dove per nanotecnologia si intende quel ramo della scienza applicata e della tecnologia che si occupa del controllo della materia su scala dimensionale inferiore al micrometro, occuperanno un ruolo importante nelle discussioni sulle pratiche artistiche emergenti... READ MORE...

Ars Electronica 2008: A New Cultural Economy

Ridisegnare le leggi che regolano i flussi di informazioni, con una nuova economia dello sharing, diventa necessario; e nel corso dell'edizione 2008 del festival Ars Electronica, celebre manifestazione di arte e cultura digitale di Linz, cittˆ austriaca che si prepara a diventare nel 2009 capitale europea della cultura, sin dal titolo della manifestazione A New Cultural Economy - The Limits of Intellectual Property, si  cercato di delineare alcuni dei possibili tratti di base di una nuova societˆ basata sulla conoscenza.... READ MORE...

Machines And Souls

Machines and Souls', an extremely well chosen title for an exhibition that is really worth visiting. Housed by the National Museum 'Centro de Arte Reina Sofía' in Madrid till 13 October 2008, the great 'Máquinas y Almas' exhibition investigates the points of intersection in which science and art have met during their respective routes in the last decade. By exploring the relationship between art and the other spaces of generation of knowledge and by showing how the one can be put into the service of the other in the search for beauty, the exhibition in Madrid reveals how imagination and creativity manage, after all, to shorten (or even eliminate) the distance between the digital sector and emotion.... READ MORE...

Biological Imperative

Structured around what the Tissue Culture and Art Project has called "cultural perceptions of life", Biological Imperative freely mixes ideas of partial personhood, the possibilities of regeneration, multiples, fecundity, the semi-living, and the undead (things that just won't die.)... READ MORE...

Cronosfera Festival

CronoSfera Festival intende affacciarsi sull’ immaginario contemporaneo e sulle percezioni del Futuro, sul piano dell’espressione artistica, attraverso un concorso video e mostre di arte contemporanea; sul piano scientifico, attraverso tavole rotonde gestite da giovani ricercatori e divulgatori scientifici... READ MORE...

Art+Science E-List

The Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT) is pleased to announce its latest initiative: a moderated elist discussion on contemporary art and science collaborations in fields including bioart,artificial intelligence, robotics, climate change and space, amongst others.... READ MORE...

Feedback

Eyebeam’s expansive new exhibition, FEEDBACK, surveys artists, designers, architects and engineers on the topic of sustainability, and presents their responses—19 projects varying from public art projects and industrial design to DIY energy solutions and software tools—to inspire discussion and action on this pervasive (and increasingly commodified) subject... READ MORE...

Tafkav And A Flower Called Vanda

Communication between different entities, in an age of deep anthropologic changes, is the topic on which the complex research of TAFKAV , 'The Artist Formerly Kwon As Vanda' , develops. That is a fully Italian installation which brilliantly deals with uncertain and controversial questions that still have to be discussed, thus succeeding in giving a glimpse on digital arts' next future and more.... READ MORE...

Mutamorphosis: Challenging Arts And Science

From 8th to 11th November Prague has been protagonist of the third edition of the international festival Enter3, dedicated to the relationship between art, science and new technologies, with a series of expositions, performances, panels, workshops and the Mutamorphosis symposium, meeting and exchange point between students, artists, scientists from all over the world.... READ MORE...

MutaMorphosis

Prague, the city of Renaissance alchemists seeking for artificial life, of Golem, of C¹apek`s robot as well as of the first ever interactive film Kinoautomat will host an outstanding international conference MutaMorphosis: Challenging Arts and Sciences, from 8th to 10th of November 2007 at Municipal Library... READ MORE...