Past Events

Image credit: Nicole Crane

Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER) is a national program of evening gatherings that bring artists, scientists, and scholars together for informal presentations and conversations. 

Please join us in the Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) 108 for refreshments at 6:30 p.m. followed at 7 p.m. with presentations by: 

Russell Crotty, , M15 Globular Cluster in Pegasus, 2001, Ink on paper on fiberglass sphere 45 inch diameter, Collection of MOCA Miami

 

DUE TO CLOUDY WEATHER OCTOBER 14, WE HAVE RESCHEDULED THIS EVENT FOR OCTOBER 20, TUESDAY!  Join artist Russell Crotty and the graduate student-led Astronomy Club at UC Santa Cruz for an evening of star gazing. 

Kim Abeles, Smog Mask, 2009

Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER) is a national program of evening gatherings that bring artists, scientists, and scholars together for informal presentations and conversations. 

Please join us in the Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) 108 for refreshments at 6:30 p.m. followed at 7 p.m. with presentations by:

Join Founding Director of the Institute of the Arts and Sciences (IAS), John Weber, and members of the IAS Advisory Council on April 25, 4 pm for light refreshments in the IAS Suite, DARC 302

Public Doors and Windows Campus Walk, April 2014, photo by Nolan Calisch

EVENT FULL!

See the campus you know and love through a unique experiential walk with artist collective Public Doors and Windows. The walk will include stops chosen by both alumni and present students that are important to their experiences and memories at UC Santa Cruz. 

Catherine Wagner, -86 Degree Freezers (12 Areas of Concern and Crisis), Detail, Breast Cancer, 1995

Please join us in the Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) 108 for refreshments at 6:45 p.m.

ZERO1 Executive Director Joel Slayton will join us for a brown bag lunch talk about the upcoming 2015 ZERO1 Biennial. This is a chance to hear plans and ask questions about participation. Open to the public, artists, and engineers.

A supercomputer simulation of the formation of a binary star system (credit: Mark Krumholz, originally published in Science, 2009)

What happens when a UC Santa Cruz astronomer meets a playwright on the garden path of faculty housing? A wildly successful collaboration of the arts and sciences.

Please join us in the Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) 108 for refreshments at 6:45 p.m. followed at 7 p.m. with presentations by:

At this event, sponsored by The Institute of the Arts and Sciences, members of the UCSC community and friends will have the chance to hobnob with the cast and crew of the BIRTH OF STARS production. Faculty associated with the show will speak and answer questions from the guests.