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ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

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Playback: Broadcast Experiments 1970 and Now In the 1970s, broadcast television, cable, and even satellite transmissions were considered viable outlets for visual artists to experiment, tamper, and often times, spectacularly fail with, ...

ACT Lecture | Taru Elfving: Archipelago Logic: Towards Sustainable Futures

ACT Lecture | Taru Elfving: Archipe...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:50:56 | 3904 views

Taru Elfving, curator and director of Contemporary Art Archipelago (CAA), calls into play the curatorial notion of the “dysfunctional” exhibition and its role within the larger concept of sustainability. CAA, a...

ACT Lecture | Bruce Yonemoto: Re-representations and Simulations

ACT Lecture | Bruce Yonemoto: Re-re...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:41:50 | 3638 views

Bruce Yonemoto works within the overlapping intersections of art and commerce, and the gallery world and cinema screen. Yonemoto juxtaposes cultural material from different international communities, such as those of the Japanese America...

Shun Kanda & Jim Wescoat: MIT Japan 3/11 Initiative

Shun Kanda & Jim Wescoat: MIT Japan...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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Keynote: Shun Kanda, Senior Lecturer, MIT (USA) James Wescoat, Aga Khan Professor, MIT (USA) Respondent: Jegan Vincent de Paul, ACT Lecturer, MIT (USA) In the aftermath of the disaster suffered in Japan, MIT launched the MIT Japan 3/11 I...

ACT Lecture | Michael Corris: What Do Artists Know?

ACT Lecture | Michael Corris: What ...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

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What Do Artists Know? Contemporary Responses to the Deskilling of Art Michael Corris, Professor/Chair of Studio Art, Southern Methodist University, Dallas Some contemporary art is profoundly engaged with the world in ways that go beyo...

Solutions with/in/sight: November 10th, 2011

Solutions with/in/sight: November 1...

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research @MIT

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This event, the second in the Koch Institute's with/in/sight lecture series, featured three expert perspectives on new tools and devices being used in the management of cancer. The evening's speakers were: Barbara Smith, director of the...

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from Swords - Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from ...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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11/07/2011 Stella McGregor, Director, Urbano Project (USA) Ploughshares from Swords – Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency Respondent: Gediminas Urbonas, ACT Associate Professor, MIT (USA) How does creative activism contribute to...

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Docume...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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10/31/2011 Lucy Walker, filmmaker (UK) 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary Respondent: Claude Grunitzky, Chairman, TRUE, Sloan Fellow, MIT (USA) How do we observ...

Earth's Surprising Climate History - Paul Hoffman

Earth's Surprising Climate History ...

Lorenz Center

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1st annual John Carlson Lecture October 20, 2011 Paul Hoffman, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology Emeritus at Harvard University, presents "Earth's Surprising Climate History" in which he shares his fascination with the give and take b...

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voices and Expression through Technology

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voice...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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October 17, 2011 Joichi Ito, Director, MIT Media Lab (USA) Enabling Emergent Voices And Expression Through Technology Respondent: Brendan Mcgetrick, Independent Writer & Designer (China) Moore’s law and the Internet have dramaticall...

The Future of Logistics and Trade

The Future of Logistics and Trade

CTL & SCM Lectures

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MIT CTL Global Leadership Lecture: The Future of Logistics and Trade - Scott Davis, CEO UPS (9/27) UPS Chairman and CEO Scott Davis speaks with MIT Professor Yossi Sheffi in a candid and wide ranging conversation about logistics, globa...

Ricardo Dominguez - Transborder Disturbances: Aesthetics, Interventions and Technology


Ricardo Dominguez - Transborder Dis...

2011 Spring Lecture Series – Collision 2: When Artistic and Scientific Research Meet

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03/28/11 Transborder Disturbances: Aesthetics, Interventions and Technology
 Ricardo Dominguez, artist, activist and Associate Professor of Visual Arts, UCSD Respondent: Christopher Csikszentmihalyi, Director, MIT Center for Future Civi...