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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...

Investments in our Future: Exploring Space through Innovation and Technology

Investments in our Future: Explorin...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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04/20/2011 4:00 PM 26"100Dr. Robert D. Braun, Chief Technologist, NASADescription: "I don't remember Apollo at all," confesses Robert Braun, NASA's chief technologist. "I feel really bad about it." Nevertheless, he has spent a lot of ti...

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Environment, & Air Transportation

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Env...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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06/11/2009 1:00 PM KresgeThe Honorable John P. Holdren, '65, SM '66, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President; Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of...

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...

My Five Dinners with Ahmadinejad, featuring Jim Walsh PhD '00

My Five Dinners with Ahmadinejad, f...

MIT Alumni Association

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Jim Walsh PhD '00 is one of a small number of Americans who has traveled to North Korea and Iran for talks with officials about nuclear issues. A research associate in the MIT Security Studies Program, he is an international security exp...

Lecture EDAM PDD Class

Lecture EDAM PDD Class

MIT Portugal Program - Visiting Lecture Series

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ACT Lecture | Michael Eng: Sound and Semiocapitalism: Affective Labor and the Metaphysics of the Real

ACT Lecture | Michael Eng: Sound an...

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

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Sound and Semiocapitalism: Affective Labor and the Metaphysics of the Real This talk will analyse the sonic and affective turns that have appeared relatively recently in both contemporary art practice and current critical thought from t...

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I Have To, I Come Back Because I Love You

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I H...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

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Karim Aïnouz is a Brazilian-Algerian filmmaker and visual artist whose work addresses issues of gender, identity, and personal histories. His films focus on characters who break universal taboos and transcend stereotypes. I Travel Becaus...

ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

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

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:44:23 | 4352 views

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

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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 | Muntadas: Projects and Protocols: Conventions on Art and Technology

ACT Lecture | Muntadas: Projects an...

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

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:34:23 | 4308 views

Projects and Protocols: Conventions on Art and Technology Muntadas’ work addresses social, political and communications issues such as the relationship between public and private space within social frameworks, and investigates ch...

Kazue Kobata | Migration Inside-Out: Contemplate, Imagine, Act…

Kazue Kobata | Migration Inside-Out...

2014 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

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Art curator and professor Kazue Kobata will explore themes of political and personal transformation in connection with aspects of technology, medium, and experience as they unfold in Japanese cinema. In 1982, Kazue Kobata opened Plan...