BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTYOctober 11, 2004, 12:00 pm »
The diverse backgrounds and expertise of the D|MA senate faculty reflect the direction and philosophy of the department. This unique group of media artists, designers and theorists all make connections between design but then branch off into art and science, architecture, sculpture, performance, technological innovations, sensors and robotics, information spaces, database aesthetics, fashion and technology.
Lectures by Victoria Vesna, Casey Reas, Vasa Mihich, Jennifer Steinkamp, Rebeca Méndez, Robert Israel, Christian Moeller, Erkki Huhtamo, Katherine Hayles, and Mark Hansen.
All lectures are free. Refreshments will be provided.
If you are not able to join us physically, log on to the live stream: http://www.eda.ucla.edu/main/index.php
Casey Reas – Assistant Professor
Noon to 2 p.m. in the EDA, room 104 Kinross
11000 Kinross Avenue, Westwood
M.S. in Media Arts and Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. One of the founding faculty of the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea, Italy. Simultaneously, Reas co-founded Processing.org, a programming language and environment built for the electronic arts and visual design communities. Processing is created to teach fundamentals of computer programming within a visual context and to serve as a software sketchbook. Exhibitions: Ars Electronica, Linz; Whitney Museum of American Art Artport, New York; Sonar, Barcelona; NTT ICC, Tokyo; Art Brussels, Brussels; Bitforms, New York. Publications: Essays for “Read_Me” Software Art & Cultures 2004, “Creative Code” by John Maeda, “CODE - The Language of our Time,” edited by Stocker, Schopf. Website: http://groupc.net and http://processing.org
Broad Art Center
240 Charles E. Young Drive, Room 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90095
|+Parking is $12 all day, and is available in structure 3, adjacent to the building. For more information, call 310.825.9007.|