May 4, 2015
Final art-science talk of the semester at Willard Hall
The Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous, or LASER, an international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with an audience, will host a discussion from 6-8:30 p.m. May 7 in 114 Willard Hall.
This event will be free and open to the public. The agenda includes presentations of art/science projects, news from the audience, and time for casual socializing/networking.
This month's talk will feature the following distinguished speakers:
- Jennifer Parker, associate professor in the art department at University of California, Santa Cruz and founding director of the university's OpenLab Art + Science Research Center.
- William Hsu, associate professor in the computing and information sciences department, Kansas State University.
- Rebecca Bahlmann, assistant professor in the art department, Kansas State University.
The K-State LASER series is co-sponsored by the DX Media Program, Kansas State University art department and Leonardo International Society for the Arts, Science and Technology. The rendezvous foster community and discussion around the intersection of art and science, serving as a platform for the dynamic cross-disciplinary conversations necessary to generate innovative ideas and perspectives. The K-State series is chaired by Carlos Castellanos, assistant professor in the art department.