LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous)

with Professor Charles Taylor and Victoria Vesna

November 6, 2014, 7:00 pm   » 

The Art|Sci collective joins multi-year collaboration of Professor Victoria Vesna and evolutionary biologist Dr. Charles Taylor presenting the ongoing BIRDS project, aimed at understanding the language of birds. With modern advances in computing, linguistic analysis, and new-found appreciation of how sophisticated bird communication can be, the grammar (and perhaps meaning) of bird song seems attainable. Sound art project based on NSF sponsored research “Mapping Acoustic Sensor Array of Bird Communication Networks”.

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