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Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Literacy, Expose, Inspire Change

Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Lit...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:41:29 | 3156 views

Simin Farkhondeh is an award winning filmmaker, artist, educator, and activist. From 1995 to 2003 she produced and directed the acclaimed monthly TV show Labor at the Crossroads. Her films have been screened at the Whitney Biennial, Marg...

The Way David Macaulay Works: Finding Ideas, Making Books and Visualizing Our World

The Way David Macaulay Works: Findi...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:23:00 | 3074 views

04/01/2008 6:00 PM 32"123David Macaulay, Author, IllustratorDescription: This presentation feels akin to a new Disney ride: During your tour inside David Macaulay'simagination, prepare to soar over Rome's great monuments, raft within th...

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:49:13 | 3042 views

10/07/2005 12:55 PM Carly Fiorina, SM '89, Former Chairman and CEOHewlett-Packard; Author, Tough ChoicesDescription: To hear her tell it, Carly Fiorina's year at the Sloan School proved pivotal to her education and career. She was "const...

The Soundscape of Modernity: Architectural Acoustics and the Culture of Listening in America, 1900-1933

The Soundscape of Modernity: Archit...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 2804 views

09/26/2002 6:00PM E25-111Emily Thompson, Senior Fellow, Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology, MITDescription: In this history of aural culture in early-twentieth-century America, Emily Thompson charts dramatic trans...

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Farm Media Van v.08 [Time Capsule] and To & From LAX

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Far...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:46:05 | 2737 views

Chip Lord, Professor Emeritus, Film & Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz Chip Lord’s talk presents several recent projects and includes a historical introduction to the radical art and architecture group Ant Farm, 1968–19...

Art and Technology

Art and Technology

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:52:00 | 2709 views

05/04/2005 4:00 Kirsch StataAlan Brody, Associate Provost for the Arts; Professor of Theater; Evan Ziporyn, Kenan Sahin Distinguished Professor of Music; Jay Scheib, Assistant Professor of Theater; Krzysztof Wodiczko, Professor of A...

Reinventing the Kennedy Center

Reinventing the Kennedy Center

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:48 | 2653 views

11/03/2005 e51-345Michael Kaiser, SM '77, President, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing ArtsDescription: Running a high-profile arts organization can be a punishing profession. When Michael Kaiser arrived in London to take over t...

High"Eco"Tech: Building Avant la Garde

High"Eco"Tech: Building Avant la Garde

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 2550 views

04/24/2008 6:30 PM 34"101Werner Sobek, Engineer, Werner Sobek Ingenieure; Director, Institute for Lightweight Structures and Conceptual DesignDescription: There's more than a little magic in Werner Sobek's constructions, which balance a...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Reconsidering Handsworth Songs

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Recons...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:03:09 | 2459 views

The discussions in this video were followed the screenings of two films of John Akomfrah.  Reconsidering Handsworth Songs Handsworth Songs (1986), an essayistic documentary film, explores the history of the contemporary Britis...

Molecular Watercolor - 2013 Image Award Winner

Molecular Watercolor - 2013 Image A...

Koch Institute Image Awards 2013

Added 2 years ago | 00:02:48 | 2450 views

Robert Mathis explains the science behind his beautiful image, Molecular Watercolor: Mixing Fluorescent Proteins to Label Families of Cells.  Robert's image was selected as a winner of the 2013 Koch Institute Image Awards.  See...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul | Transfigured Night

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul | Trans...

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

Added 12 months ago | 00:09:52 | 2310 views

John Akomfrah’s Transfigured Night is a two-screen installation and reinterpretation of Richard Dehmel’s poem Verklärte Nacht that reflects on postcolonial histories. Exploring the many facets of migration, human experience, and politica...

Joan Jonas | Reanimation, an Ongoing Performance

Joan Jonas | Reanimation, an Ongoin...

2013 Fall Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

Added 1 year ago | 01:31:21 | 2138 views

In Joan Jonas’s own words, Reanimation “is partly an homage to spiritual aspects of nature […], but as glaciers are now melting, the work […] reflects the present-day situation.” The piece is based on the 1968 novel Under the Glacier by ...