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How the Brain Encodes Reward

How the Brain Encodes Reward

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:51:02 | 4854 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...

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

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:47:59 | 4682 views

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...

Media in Transition 5: Reproduction, Mimicry, Critique and Distribution Systems in Visual Art (MIT Communications Forum)

Media in Transition 5: Reproduction...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 4511 views

04/29/2007 10:45 AM Bartos theaterBill Arning, Curator, List Center for Visual Arts, MIT; Tony Cokes, Artist; Andres Laracuente, Artist; Michael Mittelman, Artist and Publisher, AspectDescription: Bill Arning extends his curatorial sk...

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 | 4350 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

Added 3 years ago | 01:50:56 | 4328 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 | 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 | 4307 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

Added 8 months ago | 01:42:20 | 4063 views

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...

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 3 years ago | 01:41:50 | 4057 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...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Considering the Stuart Hall Project

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Consi...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added 2 years ago | 01:27:09 | 4051 views

The Stuart Hall Project (2012) is a film on the cultural theorist and sociologist Stuart Hall. Directed by John Akomfrah and produced by Lina Gopaul, the film debuted at the Sundance Film Festival in January of 2013. Through archival foo...

Clearly Impossible

Clearly Impossible

School of Architecture + Planning

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:44 | 3737 views

A video of Clearly Impossible, an installation by Zhe Huang and Yao Zhang. The installation was originally part of a larger exhibition at the MIT Museum called Ways of Seeing. It will be up at the museum until May 25th. Sponsored by Flor...

Cinematic Migrations Symposium III

Cinematic Migrations Symposium III

Cinematic Migrations Symposium

Added 10 months ago | 01:26:08 | 3600 views

In this session: Fred Moten The symposium took place March 6–7, 2014 and was designed as a series of critical conversations between artists, filmmakers, scholars, students, and audience members, centering on themes such as migration, ...

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cine-Geography

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cin...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:32:23 | 3576 views

Ros Gray, Lecturer, Critical Studies, Goldsmiths University of London Within the context of cinematographic traditions and different liberation movements on the African continent, Ros Gray’s research focuses on revolutionary cinem...