Posts Tagged ‘Paula Gaetano Adi’

Gaetano-Adi Art Gallery Chair at SIGGRAPH 2017

Paula Gaetano Adi (Associate Professor, Experimental & Foundation Studies) was appointed Art Gallery Chair for SIGGRAPH 2017, the 44th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques. During her appointment Gaetano Adi curated, Unsettled Artifacts: Technological Speculations from Latin America, the first exhibition in SIGGRAPH’s history in featuring works from Latin American artists […]

Gaetano-Adi Work at Art_X@Rensselear

Paula Gaetano-Adi (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) presented a new development of her long-term project Mestizo Robotics, this time developed as part of her appointment as Artist-in-Residence 2015/16 at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (EMPAC). The project was developed in the context of the interdisciplinary institute-wide initiative […]

Gaetano Adi at ISEA’15 & Rensselaer Initiative

On Saturday August 15th at the renowned Vancouver Art Gallery, Paula Gaetano Adi (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) and collaborating architect Gustavo Crembil (RPI) presented a new version of TZ’IJK, their “mestizo robot” prototype, in an outdoor exhibition co-organized by FUSE and the 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA2015), one of the world’s […]

Gaetano-Adi’s work selected for Disruption

For the ISEA2015 symposium, Paula Gaetano-Adi’s (Assistant Professor, Foundation Studies) work TZ’IJK has been selected to be part for the exhibition “Disruption”. TZ’IJK is a blind, deaf, and speachless autonomous robotic agent made out of mud. Drawn from the lessons of “mestizaje”, and motivated by Latin America’s anthropophagic, cannibalistic, and hybrid nature, TZ’IJK proposes an alternative approach to […]

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships

Graduate Studies-Funded Research Assistantships Projects beginning October 1, 2014 – April 30, 2015 The following faculty members were awarded GS-Funded Research Assistants to support and advance their research.  Congratulations to all. Peter Yeadon – Interior Architecture Smart bioplastics for architecture and design The research focuses on creating novel bioplastics with smart material properties that are […]

Gaetano Adi at Tactical Robotics Symposium

Paula Gaetano Adi (Assistant Professor, Foundation Studies) is organizing and presenting the “Tactical Robotics Symposium: Latin American Media Art at the Intersection of the Pedagogy” at the University of North Texas next October 1st and 2nd. The symposium will examine a variety of artistic practices and strategies in which the confluence of art, science, technology, […]

New faculty appointments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to welcome these new faculty to RISD. Thank you to the search committees for their considerable time and effort this year. Foundation Studies, Design Alejandro Borsani, Assistant Professor Mimi Cabell, Assistant Professor Paula Gaetano Adi, Assistant Professor Industrial Design Paolo Cardini, Associate Professor Claudia Rebola, Associate Professor Photography […]