Oct 052012
 

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 – 2:00pm

Dark Lab (Rm. 108) – Digital Arts Research Center (UCSC)
Presented by:

Art Department/Arts Division/Digital Arts and New Media

Co-sponsored by OpenLab and Games and Playable Media

Free and open to the public.

Panel Discussion 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Mary Flanagan, Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Professor in Digital Humanities Director, Laboratory, Dartmouth College

Brenda Laurel, designer, researcher, teacher & writer. Since 1976, she has been a pioneer & entrepreneur in interactive media, human computer interaction & human-centered design research.

Susan Laxton, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, UC Riverside

Moderated by Kate O’Riordan, UCSC Associate Professor in Art, research areas include digital cultures, biotechnology, science media, artscience, & bioart.

 GAMEPLAY 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Heather Logas, UCSC Computer Science lecturer and DANM alum with Noah Wardrip-Fruin, UCSC Associate Professor of Computer Science, DANM Program Chair, co-Director UCSC Expressive Intelligence Studio, and Jennifer Parker, Associate Professor and Chair of the Art Department, Executive Director of UCSC OpenLab, and DANM Mechatronics Research Group.