Organizations and Government Efforts

Encouraging Intersections of Art, Science, and Technology


OLATS (L'Observatoire Leonardo des arts et des technosciences)  - in Paris - Ministry of Culture -  Annick Bureau - Pioneers and Pathbreakers, Virtual Africa, Space Institute

Example:  Conference on Composing Messages for Extra-Terrestials



 


Artists in the Lab in Zurich - Swiss government - Rene Stetler and Jill Scott

Artificial Life, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Databases, Ethics, Ecology, Global Information Systems, Interactive Sculpture, Microbiotics, Micromontage, Microrobotics, Models of Communication and Abstraction, Nanoscience, Plant Cultures, Physics, Radiology, Robotics, Scientific Visualization, Solar Technology, Synchrotron Light Research.


 


ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie - Karlsruhe - museum, research center


 


Hexagram - Montreal - private and public money - Charles Halary

 Example: Wearable Computing

 


European Cultural Backbone - Common Market attempt to fund art/media experimentation


 


Ars Electronica - Linz, Austria - Theme Shows, Prize, Research Center

Code Show - Programming/Scripting as cultural language



Interactive Institute - Sweden - Network of research centers - ubiquitous computing, games, interactive theatre

Example:  Brain bar - mix drinks by brain waves


Arts Catalyst - London - Conferences/ Research Projects



 
 


V2 - Rotterdam