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Mark Hansen

BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTY

December 6, 2004, 12:00 pm   » 

BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTY
December 6th, 12 noon -- 2pm
Mark Hansen

11000 Kinross Avenue (Kinross North Building - EDA Room)

You are invited to join us for Monday lunchtime lecture series, October -- December '04

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>>

BIOGRAPHY FOR MARK HANSEN:

Education: B.S. Applied Mathematics, UCD, 1987; M.A. Statistics, UCB, 1991; Ph.D. Statistics, UCB, 1994. Publications: Recent edited volume “Nonlinear Estimation and Classification”; upcoming textbooks “Statistical Modeling with Spline Functions: Methodology and Theory,” and “Information Theory and Statistics”; papers cover topics including signal processing, nonparametric estimation, information theory, model selection, and data-driven multimedia installations. Exhibitions: the List Visual Arts Center at MIT, Ars Electronica, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Awards: Golden Nica at Ars Electronica, 2004.