Kaija Saariaho in conversation with audiovisual artist and composer in residence at CNMAT, Jean-Baptiste Barrirre, CNMAT Research Director, Adrian Freed, CNMAT Director, Edmund Campion, with Musicologist Diedre Loughridge. Note: Seating is extremely limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Prize-winning Parisian composer and cellist Jean-Baptiste Barrierre performs his music and live video works, realizing a visual concert of Kaija Saariaho’s music. A former IRCAM director of musical research, education, and production, he is holder of the first David Wessel Residency in Music and Science at the Center for New Music and Audio Technologies (CNMAT)
NewHive and The Goethe-Institut of San Francisco are inviting artists to submit work based on the theme of Manufacturing Transparency using NewHive’s multimedia publishing platform. Artists are encouraged to design pages with original text, animations, audio, and videos, or make use of NewHive’s code editor to build a page from scratch. The top selections will […]
CS Division Seminar with Dr. Scott Klemmer, Associate Professor, Departments of Cognitive Science and Computer Science & Engineering, UC San Diego The studio is a hallmark trait of design education and practice. Working in a shared space, students solicit each others’ help and gain wisdom by seeing their peers’ work and failures, successes, and evolutions. How might we […]
Mapping the Conversation The Questioning Aesthetics Symposium takes up the term aesthetics as both the subject and object of critique, and as a way to explore and expand new forms of aesthetics research in many disciplines. In relation to the evolving conversations around participation, computing and the contemporary, scholars and artists from around the US will come […]
On Friday March 13, ARC hosted the Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, where we invited a range of scholars and artists to help us think through three unique yet connected frames of “aesthetics,” asking: When is art participatory? When is computing aesthetic? and When is art contemporary?All of the individual presentations, and each of the panel conversations, testified […]
On Tuesday, January 13, The Arts Research Center was delighted to welcome Laura Callanan, the newly appointed Senior Deputy Chairman at the National Endowment for the Arts, for a salon conversation on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Arts with ARC Director Shannon Jackson. They were joined by the leaders of a variety of Bay Area arts […]