On behalf of EAI, and in collaboration with the AAHD lecture series, Dr. Monika Bakke, philosophy professor from the Adam Mikiewicz University in Poland, presented a lecture, “Counting (on) Dust: Around the Globe with Mineral Particles and Microbial Hitchhikers,” last night. Bakke is the author of two books, Bio-transfigurations: Art and Aesthetics of Posthumanism and Open […]
EAI hosted its’ first ever Artists in Residence, international Bio-Art duo Tuur Van Balen and Revital Cohen. While at MSU, the artists constructed sculptures inspired by Coney Island which are meant to interact with the wolf population. Check out the project, Nowhere a Shadow, currently installed in Lisbon, Portugal. A special thanks goes to the […]
Monday, January 28 – 7:00 PM | South Kedzie Hall, 107 A preeminent critic and curator of biologically inspired art work, the Paris-based Jens Hauser writes on the interactions between art and technology, trans-genre, and contextual aesthetics. His curatorial work includes L’Art Biotech (Nantes, 2003), sk-interfaces (Liverpool, 2008/Luxembourg, 2009), and the Article Biennale (Stavanger, 2008).
Thursday, January 24 – 7:00 PM | South Kedzie Hall, 107 Employing an interdisciplinary methodology, Van Balen explores the larger implications of emerging technologies present in our everyday lives. His recent project Pigeon d’Or, completed in collaboration with biochemist James Chappell, received an award of distinction at Prix Ars Electronica. Van Balen is the inaugural Artist […]
March 27 – 7:00 PM | South Kedzie Hall, 107 One of this era’s most innovative performance artists, Stelarc places his body at the intersection of art, science, and technology while concurrently addressing issues related to post-humanism and other hybrid forms. He is currently chairperson of performance art at Brunel University.
Open House : Thursday March 31, 5:00 – 6:30 at KAC room 5 Electronic Art & Intermedia hosts the inaugural Form From Thought Symposium on March 30 & 31, 2011. Join us for an opening reception of the Form From Thought Lab and various guest lectures to celebrate the opening of the new facility and […]
Michael Rush is a museum director, curator and widely published author and critic. He is a new Eli and Eydthe Broad Art Museum Director at Michigan State University. He was director of the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University from 2005-2009, and director of the Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art from 2000-2004. Since the […]
Christiane Paul is the Director of the Media Studies Graduate Programs and Associate Prof. of Media Studies at The New School, NY, and Adjunct Curator of New Media Arts at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She has written extensively on new media arts and lectured internationally on art and technology. Her recent books are […]