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 +...
Hour of Code
December 7, 2015 - 12:00am
Join the Beall Center for Art + Technology as it celebrates  Computer Science Education Week Dec 7-13, 2015 The Beall Center invites people of all ages to join millions around the world in the Hour of Code, as part of National Computer Programming Week, December 7-13, 2015.    Go to, for more information on the importance and ease of learning this critical skill for the 21st century and be a part of this global event!  Click the links below to see what others are saying about the Hour of Code: The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens...
Objects of Wonder - Family Day
October 24, 2015 - 11:00am
Children and families of all ages are invited to enjoy free, hands-on art and science activities at UC Irvine’s Family Day at the Beall.  The event offers a “kid-friendly” introduction to new media art relating to the Beall Center’s current exhibit, as well as presentations, hands-on activities, and more. Admission is free and open to the public. For PAST Family Day Info and activities CLICK HERE The Beall Center for Art + Technology is located at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UCI campus, Building 712 Arts Plaza.  Admission is free and open to the public. (Map: www.uci...