The 4º International Research Groups Meeting: “Convergences between Art, Science and Technology & Mixed Realities” – LATITUDES ↔ ATTITUDES, held between 27 and 29 August 2013, at the Art Institute of UNESP, launched perspectives on the issues of art, science and technology that question the discourses in process of crystallization, seeking to understand the spreading of these issues. The event was organized by the Group cAT – Science / Arts / Technology, coordinated by Prof. Dr. Milton Sogabe and Prof. Dr. Fernando Fogliano in partnership with the GIIP – International and Interinstitutional Research Group in Convergencies between Art, Science and Technology – IA-Unesp/CNPq, coordinated by Profa. Dra. Rosangella Leote, and the Realidades Research Group – from the tangible realities (extramentis) to the ontological realities – (intramentis) – ECA-USP/CNPq, coordinated by Profa. Dra. Silvia Laurentiz, as part of the dissemination of research, the reflection and the experience sharing activities, as well as the exposure to these internal and external research community. Open to the public and stakeholders (only as listeners) on the thematics developed by the research groups, with participation upon registration.
SPEAKERS OF THE MEETING:
Lecture: Towards the Post-Virtual: Media Art in Aesthetic Technology
University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)
Lecture: Technology Arts Education in South Africa: Mutant Collaborations
Tsinghua University/ Parsons The New School for Design (China/ USA)
Lecture: Towards an Art of New and Media