BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTYOctober 4, 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 M?ez, 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
Victoria Vesna, PhD - Chair and Professor
Noon to 2 p.m. in the EDA, room 104 Kinross
11000 Kinross Avenue, Westwood
Diploma, Ph.D., Centre for Advanced Studies in Interactive Arts (CaiiA), University of Wales, UK. Media Artist. Exhibitions: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Biennial of Electronic Arts, Perth; San Jose Museum of Art; New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY; Arthouse, Dublin, Ireland; P.S.1, NY; ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany; Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary; Lincoln Center Gallery, NY; Venice Biennale, Italy; Museum of 20th Century, Vienna, Austria; Seoul Shinchon Art Festival, Korea; Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome. Publications: "notime: Identity and Collaboration Shifts"; "Towards a Third Culture or Working in Between"; "Database Aesthetics"; "Buckminster Fuller: Illusive Mutant Artist"; "The Nanomeme Syndrome: Blurring of Fact and Fiction"; "From Bodies to Networks to Nanosystems and Back". Website: http://vv.arts.ucla.edu/