Past Events

Guided Tour of Collective Museum, November 17 Collective Museum, 2018
Guided Tour of Collective Museum, November 17

 Collective Museum

Traction: Art Talk with Carolina Caycedo, November 13 Carolina Caycedo, Serpent River Book, Extract
Traction: Art Talk with Carolina Caycedo, November 13

Join the Institute of the Arts and Sciences for TRACTION: Art Talk, featuring ecologically-engaged artist Carolina Caycedo.

Ursula Biemann Film Screenings, November 6 Ursula Biemann, Acoustic Ocean, 2018
Ursula Biemann Film Screenings, November 6

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: Ursula Biemann's Geomorphic Videos.

Traction: Art Talk with Andrea Fraser, October 30 Andrea Fraser, Museum Highlights: A Gallery Talk 1989
Traction: Art Talk with Andrea Fraser, October 30

Internationally renowned artist Andrea Fraser's work has been identified with performance, feminism, and institutional critique.

The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos, October 9 Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares, Forest Law, 2014, Multi-channel video installation and photo-text assemblage.
The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos, October 9

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: The Cosmopolitics of Forest Law Revisited: A Conversation with Marisol de la Cadena and T.J. Demos.

Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives," October 4 Francisco Huichaqueo, Mencer: Ni Pewma, 2011, film still.
Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives," October 4

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences and the Center for Creative Ecologies presents: Macarena Gómez-Barris, "The Occupied Forest and Future Archives"

Opening Reception for Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares' Forest Law, October 3 Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares, Forest Law, 2014, Multi-channel video installation and photo-text assemblage.
Opening Reception for Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares' Forest Law, October 3

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with the Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery and the Center for Creative Ecologies, is proud to announce the opening reception for Forest Law, an exhibition by artist-researcher Ursula Biemann and architect Paulo Tavares.

Traction: Art Talk with Angela Melitopoulos, May 30 Angela Melitopoulos, Crossings, 2017, video and sound installation, installation view, Giesshaus (University of Kassel), Kassel, documenta 14
Traction: Art Talk with Angela Melitopoulos, May 30

For this Traction: Art Talk, internationally renowned artist Angela Melitopoulos will introduce and screen a two-screen presentation of Crossings (2017), first presented at dOCUMENTA 14.

Future Garden Opening, May 19 The Harrison's Future Garden, 2018, installation view
Future Garden Opening, May 19

The Institute of the Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce the opening reception for Future Garden for the Central Coast of California, a major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen May

Pacific Island Worlds: Transpacific Dis/Positions Symposium, May 5 R.W. Seale, Carte de la Mer du Sud ou Mer Pacifique, 1748
Pacific Island Worlds: Transpacific Dis/Positions Symposium, May 5

Pacific Island Worlds: Transpacific Dis/Positions Symposium
9 a.m.- 4 p.m.