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CUriosity3 - Dance in Art and Science

In this, the fifth session of the CUriosity3 series, the topic of Dance is discussed via contributions from an historian, a chemical physicist and a research scientist. The speakers reflect on the various ways dance overlaps with spectroscopy, ecology, and eugenics.

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Camille Norment’s Triplight (2008), an exhibit in the Soundings show at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.

Douglas Repetto explores the multilayered aesthetic of sound as art at New York’s Museum of Modern Art in Nature 500, 526–527 (29 August 2013).

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LEA New Media Exhibition: Interview with Douglas Repetto

Founder of the international electronic arts community events “dorkbot”, and founder/co-curator of of the robot talent show “ArtBots”, Douglas Repetto is a maker and organizer of technology and art; as well as a musician, teacher, and an electronic artist actively involved in inventing. Repetto is also Director of Research at the Columbia University Computer Music Center.

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Art & Music Come Together in New Miller Theatre Lobby Mural from ColumbiaNews on Vimeo.

Art & Music Come Together in New Miller Theatre Lobby Mural

Read more about the piece here.

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The Thai Elephant Orchestra is, remarkably, just what it sounds like. At a conservation center in Thailand, made for former work animals with nowhere to go, a group of elephants has been assembled and trained to play enormous percussion instruments, holding mallets in their trunks and sometimes trumpeting along.

(Source: NPR)

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CUriosity3 - Epidemics in Art and Science

In this, the fourth session of the CUriosity3 series, the topic of Epidemics is discussed via contributions from an epidemiologist, an artist and a social scientist. The speakers reflect on the medical and societal causes behind “plagues” both past and present.

(Source: arts.columbia.edu)

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Title: “The Brain in Art and Science”

Speakers: Mickey Goldberg, Ellen K. Levy, Suzanne Dikker

When: Thursday March 13th - 7pm

Where: Amphitheater 1, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th St., New York, NY

Details and tickets: http://curiosity3-thebrain.eventbrite.com

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Title: “Sound in Art and Science”

Speakers: Douglas Repetto, Rafael Vargas-Suarez, David Sulzer, Bradford Garton

When: Wednesday February 12th - 7pm

Where: Room 101, Prentis Hall, 632 West 125th St., New York, NY

Details and tickets: http://curiosity3-sound.eventbrite.com

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Title: “Dance in Art and Science”

Speakers: David Glowacki, Paul Scolieri, Chisa Hidaka

When: Wednesday January 15th - 7pm

Where: Held Auditorium, Barnard Hall, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, New York

Details and tickets: http://curiosity3-dance.eventbrite.com

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Title: “Epidemics in Art and Science

Speakers: Stephen Morse, Lorrie Fredette, Samuel Roberts

When: Monday December 16th - 7pm

Where: Room 101, Prentis Hall, Columbia University, 632 West 125th Street, New York

Details and tickets: https://curiosity3-epidemics.eventbrite.com

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Danceroom Spectroscopy makes the invisible world of atoms visible

Check out more at the January CUriosity3!

(Source: theguardian.com)

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Title: ”Urban Ecology in Art and Science”

Speakers: Eric Sanderson, Conservation Ecologist at the Wildlife Conservation Society; Matt Palmer, Senior Lecturer in Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology at Columbia University; Brandon Ballengée, Artist and Lecturer at the School of Visual Arts

When: Thursday, November 14 - 8:00pm

Where: 501 Schermerhorn Hall

Register: Eventbrite

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“Bio-Artist” paints life in the laboratory

With living tissue as his artistic medium, Oron Catts aims to put science into perspective.

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Title: ”Bacteria in Art and Science”

Speakers: Christina Agapakis, Synthetic Biologist at University of California, Los Angeles; Shahid Naeem, Professor of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology at Columbia University; Natalie Jeremijenko, Professor of Visual Art at New York University; Molly Heron, New York Artist, MFA

When: Wednesday, October 30 - 8:00pm

Where: 301 Pupin Hall

Register: Eventbrite

CUriosity3 is a public seminar program addressing the intersection between Arts and Science with a view to start interesting discussions and debate around the common ground of creative practice and scientific discovery. For further events in the series, visit bit.ly/CUriosity3

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Victimless Leather — A Prototype of Stitch-less Jacket grown in a Technoscientific “Body,” created by Tissue Culture & Art Project (Oron Catts and Ionat Zurr), 2004.

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