Presidential Panel: Art of Science/Science of Art
- Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:00pm
- Strand Union Building - view map
Presidential Panel: Art of Science/Science of Art is part of the President's Fine Art Series.
MSU Office of the President and the College of Arts & Architecture present a series of artistic and cultural events focused on the intersection of art and science. All events are free and open to the public.
Moderated by MSU President Waded Cruzado, join us for a conversation about the big questions framing the relationship between science and art. Expect a wide-ranging conversation fueled by the experiences, insights and perspectives of and international panel of scientists who explore art and artists who explore science. Dr. David Kaiser, American physicist, author and historian of science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Dr. Victoria Vesna, media artist, researcher and professor from UCLA Department of Design; Dr. Stephon Alexander, a jazz saxophonist and physicist focusing on theoretical cosmology, quantum gravity and particle physics at Haverford College; Dr. Gavin Parkinson, lecturer at The Courtauld Institute of Art and author of Surrealism, Art and Modern Science and Relativity, Quantum Mechanics, Epistemology. After the panel the MSU School of Music jazz group The Elevators will play with Stephon Alexander.
- College of Arts and Architecture