LASER Talk: Expressing Gender
March 20, 2017 - 5:30pm
Monday, March 20, 5:30-7:30pm The Cove at UCI Applied Innovation,  5141 California Avenue, Irvine, CA 92617   An archived video of this event can be viewed below:   The Beall Center for Art + Technology is proud to present the second event in a four-part series: "LASER Talk: Expressing Gender." This panel talk and discussion will take place on Monday, March 20, 5:30-7:30pm at The Cove in UCI Applied Innovation, and feature several guest speakers on the subject of gender expression, embodiment, and development. Held in conjunction with the Beall Center...
LASER Talk: Embodied Encounters
December 10, 2016 - 5:30pm
The Beall Center for Art + Technology presents "Embodied Encounters: A LASER Talk," the first of a four-part series of LASER Talks to be held on campus.  Produced in tandem with Leonardo (The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology), "Embodied Encounters: A LASER Talk" will feature speakers that will discuss the philosophical and conceptual ways artists and scientists respond to a world made increasingly complex by technology, as well as the evolution of action in creation, and the synergy between materiality and bodily awareness. Presenters will...
Holiday Hours
November 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
Please note that the Beall Center for Art + Technology will be closed to the public in observance of the following 2016-17 holidays:   Veteran's Day: November 11 Thanksgiving: November 23 - 27 Campus Holiday Recess: December 12 - January 2   If you wish to visit the Beall Center during these closures, please email, and we will do our best to accommodate your request. Otherwise, we look forward to hosting you during our regular business hours: Monday - Saturday, 12-6pm.  
STEAM Educators Luncheon
October 15, 2016 - 11:00am
Designed for youth educators, program directors, and community outreach coordinators in Southern California, this luncheon will showcase STEAM-based public programs for kids available through UCI, and include discussions about STEAM-based learning research. Attendees will be treated to a curator-led walkthrough of the Beall Center for Art + Technology's current exhibition - "Embodied Encounters" - and presentations from campus departments that specialize in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math-based activities and events for elementary, middle, and high school...
An Interdisciplinary Symposium
February 5, 2016 - 11:00pm
Startling new developments in “gene editing” have raised profound issues regarding changing and enhancing existing life, creating new life forms, and the origin of life. At the same time, contemporary artists who employ laboratory methods in the context of synthetic biology are getting particularly “close to life” today. These issues will be explored at the Newkirk Center for Science and Society’s Gene Editing, Artificial Life and Ethics: An Interdisciplinary Symposium being held in conjunction with the opening of the Wetware: Art/Agency/Animation exhibit at the Beall Center for Art +...