Electronic Art and Intermedia New Forms of Research and Creative Activity

Events
Lecture and Performance, Evelina Domnitch & Dmitry Gelfand – December 3rd and 4th
Lecture and Performance, Evelina Domnitch & Dmitry Gelfand - December 3rd and 4th
FFT Symposium and Ground Opening
FFT Symposium and Ground Opening

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 […]

Panel Discussion with Michael Rush
Panel Discussion with Michael Rush

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 […]

Gest Lecture Series: Christiane Paul
Gest Lecture Series: Christiane Paul

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 […]

FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Philip K. McKinley
FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Philip K. McKinley

Artificial Life in Science and Engineering: The increasing interaction between computing technology and the physical world requires that systems be able to adapt to changing conditions, compensate for failures, and even fend off attacks, all with minimal human intervention.  Robust operation is especially important for remote autonomous systems, such as wireless sensor networks and robot […]

FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Brian O’Shea
FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Brian O'Shea

Art, Astronomy, and Aesthetics: Art and astronomy have always been closely related, and in many ways have grown closer in the modern era.  The visualization of astronomical data, from observation and from simulations, produces informative and aesthetically pleasing images that can be appreciated on many levels.  I will discuss some of my experiences collaborating with […]

FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Ken Feingold
FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Ken Feingold

The Software Unconscious: Associative Linking and the Appearance of Mind: “In this talk I will discuss the underlying conceptual framework for the intersection of my work as an artist and as a psychoanalyst. The primary process of the unconscious mind and its relevance to algorithms created for artworks that ‘understand’ language are discussed in their […]

FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Robert Root-Bernstein
FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: Robert Root-Bernstein

ArtScience: Personal Reflections on a New Old Field: What is ArtScience? How did it evolve? How did I become interested in it? Why is it worth pursuing? How do I use it in my life and work? Where might it take us? And why does it scare the *&#> out some people?

FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: John Fillwalk
FFT Symposium Guest Lecturer: John Fillwalk

Hybrid Spaces: Intermedial Approaches to Physical and Virtual Environments: The Institute for Digital Intermedia Arts at Ball State University is an interdisciplinary group of artists, scholars and designers creating interfaces and installations that bridge physical and virtual environments. This presentation will survey our hybrid reality artworks employing technologies including client-side interaction, web service API’s, media […]

New Laboratory
New Laboratory

The Form From Thought Laboratory (FFT Lab) is an extension of the emerging area of Electronic Art and Intermedia in the Department of Art, Art History and Design. The Lab offers a collaborative research and studio environment. It  is a brand new, state of the art electronic fabrication, prototyping and sculpture facility designed for research […]

Guest Lecture Series: Ben Lewis
Guest Lecture Series: Ben Lewis

Ben Lewis is an award-winning documentary film-maker, author and art critic, whose films are invariably commissioned by the BBC, Arte and a long list of broadcasters from Europe, North America and Australia. Among his credits are “The King of Communism: the pomp and pageantry Nicolae Ceausescu”, which won a Grierson Award in 2002, and “Hammer […]

MSU Faculty Biennale Exhibition
MSU Faculty Biennale Exhibition