February 16, 2012, 6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
Keck Center, 500 Fifth St., N.W., Room 100, Washington, D.C.
Registration and Photo IDs required:
Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) presents D.C. Art and Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER), a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region and beyond. DASERs provide the public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region and foster interdisciplinary networking. This series is organized in collaboration with Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m. Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. Anyone in the
audience currently working within the intersections of art and
science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please
present your work as a teaser so that those who are
interested can seek you out during social time following the
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists’ presentations (15 minutes each)
Shih Chieh Huang, artist, New York City
Lynne Parenti, curator of fishes and research scientist, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Barbara Stauffer, chief of temporary exhibitions,
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Bertram Ulrich, liaison multimedia and curator, Art Program, NASA, Washington, D.C.
7:10 to 7:45 p.m. Discussion
7:45 to 8:30 p.m. Reception celebrating DASER’s 1 year anniversary