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Antoni Muntadas - Public City

Antoni Muntadas - Public City

2009 Fall Lecture Series "CITY AS STAGE, CITY AS PROCESS"

Added over 6 years ago | 01:42:00 | 17158 views

October 19, 2009. Artist Muntadas investigates notions of 'City' and 'public.' Is there still a public space? Is the city a place for interventions? City authorities and the private sector provide surveillance and control. Yet it is the ...

Krzysztof Wodiczko - Porous City

2009 Fall Lecture Series "CITY AS STAGE, CITY AS PROCESS"

Added over 6 years ago | 01:22:00 | 16495 views

November 16, 2009. Artist Krzysztof Wodiczko introduces his critical design proposals including Poliscar and Homeless Vehicles. Wodiczko's work points toward the search for the city to come, one which provides a space that allows for di...

Definitely Maybe

Center for Advanced Visual Studies

Added 7 years ago | 00:31:38 | 16103 views

CAVS fellow John Bell joins CAVS artists, staff and MIT students in the design, construction, and performance of the Great Small Works toy theater show, Definitely Maybe. Based on the novel of the same name by the acclaimed Soviet scienc...

Mike Bonanno - Propaganda City

2009 Fall Lecture Series "CITY AS STAGE, CITY AS PROCESS"

Added over 6 years ago | 01:46:00 | 15801 views

October 26, 2009. The activist collective The Yes Men transformed New York city for a day through a tactical media intervention. A hoax print of the New York Times was massively distributed throughout the city during the US presidential ...

Ana Miljacki & Nomeda Urbonas - Pro...

2009 Fall Lecture Series "CITY AS STAGE, CITY AS PROCESS"

Added over 6 years ago | 01:53:00 | 14663 views

November 2, 2009. Architect and architecture theorist Ana Miljacki speaks about her project Classes, Masses, Crowds. Representing The Collective Body and The Myth of Direct Knowledge. Miljacki is an Assistant Professor in MIT's Departmen...

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphical Expression of Interpretation (MIT Communications Forum)

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphi...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 4 years ago | 01:31:00 | 12947 views

05/20/2010 3:00 PM Bartos theaterKurt Fendt; Johanna Drucker; Amber Frid"Jimenez; Nick Montfort, SM '98, Assistant professor of Digital Media in MIT Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies Description: The session begins with brief ...

Visual Overviews for Cultural Heritage:  Interactive Exploration for Scholars in the Humanities, Arts, and Beyond

Visual Overviews for Cultural Herit...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:05:00 | 12075 views

05/20/2010 6:00 PM Morss Hall Walker Memorial Ben Shneiderman, University of MarylandDescription: A focus on designing technologies that allow the "visualization of things not visible" has been at the center of Ben Shneiderman's work ove...

Xavier Le Roy

Xavier Le Roy

2010 Spring Lecture Series "The Theatrical / The Performative / The Transformative"

Added 6 years ago | 01:47:00 | 11451 views

Lecture given at Bartos Theater on February 22, 2010 Discussion moderated by Nell Breyer Xavier Le Roy was born in Juvisy sur Orge, France in 1963 and studied biochemistry at the University of Montpellier. He began his dance career in 1...

Yvonne Rainer

Yvonne Rainer

2010 Spring Lecture Series "The Theatrical / The Performative / The Transformative"

Added 6 years ago | 01:39:34 | 10440 views

Lecture given at Bartos Theater on April 12, 2010 Discussion moderated by Joan Jonas "Where's the Passion" is a lecture in which notions of self-expression, impersonation, and the politics of looking and being looked at are examined, acc...

Crowds and Clouds: Data, Sheep, and Collaboration in the Works of Aaron Koblin

Crowds and Clouds: Data, Sheep, and...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:51:49 | 9508 views

09/30/2010 6:30 PM 32"141Aaron Koblin, Abramowitz Artist in Residence, MITDescription: Where others see just data points and fodder for bar graphs, Aaron Koblin visualizes dynamic systems where information assumes forms both abstract and...

Celebrating Science and Engineering Breakthroughs IV

Celebrating Science and Engineering...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 9362 views

03/29/2011 3:30 PM KresgeKatrin Wehrheim, Associate Professor of Mathematics, MIT; Sallie Chisholm, Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Biology, MIT; Nancy Kanwisher, '80, PhD '86, Professor of ...

How the Brain Encodes Reward

How the Brain Encodes Reward

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:51:02 | 8853 views

05/07/2009 8:30 AM 46"3002Okihide Hikosaka, National Eye InstituteDescription: As Ann Graybiel puts it, "basal ganglia were dark basement structures" until Okihide Hikosaka began his classic 1980s research demonstrating how these neurona...