scientists and artists have a special gift for us, if they can only
bring themselves to share it. Both groups live always at the 'edge
of mystery'- the boundary of the unknown"
the last decades, research in genetics has resulted in scientific
endeavors of enormous importance and also in tech-nologies with
sweeping social implications. This event will interrogate these
impli-cations from a diversity of perspectives, including informatics,
digital art and technology, and science.
by s.i.n.a.p.s.e. dedicated
to promoting dialogue between and beyond disciplinary boundaries.
and moderated by
Katherine Hayles and Victoria
artworks from the UCLA 'Genetics & Culture' Design|Media Arts
event was hosted on
PM to 4:00 PM
Dickson Art Center
Department of Design | Media Arts
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1615
Media artist and educator, CalArts
Research molecular biologist, UCLA
Director of the Program on Medicine, Technology,and Society, UCLA
Author, artist and professor, San Francisco