September 8, 2015
LASER Art-Science talks return for the 2015-16 school year
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 be from 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 10 in 114 Willard Hall. It is 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, art department, University of California, Santa Cruz and founding director of the university's OpenLab Art + Science Research Center.
Carlos Trallero, assistant professor, physics department, Kansas State University
Carlos Castellanos, assistant professor, art department, Kansas State University
The K-State LASER series is co-sponsored by the DX Media Program, the College of Arts & Sciences 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 Department of Art.