|IAS Architects Selected to Design Obama Presidential Center!||
IAS Architects Selected to Design Obama Presidential Center!
The Obama Presidential Foundation has named Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects as the designers of the new Obama Presidential Center in Chicago. TWBTA were selected as the architects for the Institute of the Arts and Science's future facility after an international competition in 2014.
|UC Santa Cruz's Institute of the Arts and Sciences Receives $1M Gift||
UC Santa Cruz's Institute of the Arts and Sciences Receives $1M Gift
We are very pleased to announce that Nion McEvoy has donated $1 million to support UC Santa Cruz's Institute of the Arts and Sciences. A 1974 graduate of UC Santa Cruz with a degree in Literature, McEvoy is now the CEO of Chronicle Books in San Francisco, where he is a major supporter of the arts and a trustee at SFMOMA.
|IAS visiting speaker Patricia Piccinini in NY Times||
IAS visiting speaker Patricia Piccinini in NY Times
Hear Patricia Piccinini in conversation with Donna Haraway, UCSC History of Consciousness Emerita faculty member, on May 5, 6pm, at the Digital Arts Research Center, Room 108.
|All the World's a Museum: Collective Museum is in the Santa Cruz Sentinel||
All the World's a Museum: Collective Museum is in the Santa Cruz Sentinel
Read what Wallace Baine of the Santa Cruz Sentinel writes about Collective Museum.
|Harrell Fletcher, Artist-in-Residence at the IAS, is featured by the National Endowment of the Arts||
Harrell Fletcher, Artist-in-Residence at the IAS, is featured by the National Endowment of the Arts
Harrell Fletcher shares his passion for social practice—creative projects in communities that are by, for, and of the residents in this podcast for the NEA. He discusses a large body of his work, incuding his recent project as part of the art group Public Doors and Windows at UC Santa Cruz.
|Collective Museum is in the News!||
Collective Museum is in the News!
Read about the launch of the Institute of the Arts and Sciences' first exhibition in the campus news.
|Warhol Grant featured in Inside Philanthropy Review||
Warhol Grant featured in Inside Philanthropy Review
In this article in Inside Philanthropy, the Warhol Foundation's recent grant for the IAS project with Russell Crotty, Lick Observatory, and the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art is singled out as a sign of the Foundation's interest in innovative collaborations that concern the natural world and the environment.
|IAS Project Receives Warhol Foundation Grant||
IAS Project Receives Warhol Foundation Grant
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has awarded a $30,000 grant to support an innovative artist residency and exhibition developed by the Institute of the Arts and Sciences (IAS) at UC Santa Cruz and the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) in San Jose--in collaboration with the UC Lick Observatory.
|Russell Crotty, IAS Artist in Residence, awarded 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship||
Russell Crotty, IAS Artist in Residence, awarded 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship
Congratulations to IAS artist-in-residence, Russell Crotty, on his 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship! Crotty is one of 175 Fellows selected from more than 3100 distinguished writers, artists, scientists and scholars from the U.S. and Canada.
|LASER talk to explore research in bio-acoustics, film, archaeology, and art||
LASER talk to explore research in bio-acoustics, film, archaeology, and art
UC Santa Cruz’s Institute of the Arts and Sciences will continue its series of LASER talks on campus this spring on Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m. in the Digital Arts Research Center.