Posts Tagged ‘Robotics’

Gaetano-Adi Exhibits at Transito_MX07

Paula Gaetano Adi (Associate Professor, Experimental & Foundation Studies) work was recently exhibited at Transito_MX07 at the Centro Nacional de las Artes in Mexico. Gaetano Adi exhibited TZ’IJK, an autonomous robotic agent from her Mestizo Robotics series. In its seventh biennial installment, Transito_MX is the largest media art festival in Latin America and one of the […]

Yeadon featured in new transdisciplinary book: XXL – XS

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) has been included in a new book by Actar Publishers, the book features a  nano-robotics project developed at his practice in New York City. The book, XXL – XS. New Directions in Ecological Design, was edited by Dr. Mitchell Joachim (New York University) and Michael Silver (University of Buffalo), with interviews and […]

Gaetano-Adi presents at Conferences in Argentina and in Colombia

In May 2016 Paula Gaetano-Adi (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) presented at two conferences in South America. The first in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Gaetano Adi was invited to speak at the First Conference on Aesthetic and Decolonial Thinking organized by the Universidad Nacional de Avellaneda (UNDAV) and Duke University (Globalization and the Humanities Project). […]

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 […]

Pender and Cote co-chair Design Robotics Summit

Stefanie Pender (Critic, Foundation Studies/Glass) and Nick Cote (Graduate Student, Architecture) co-chaired the Design Robotics Summit hosted by Nathan King (Critic, Foundation Studies/Architecture) at the Virginia Tech College of Architecture and Urban Studies The Center for Design Research(CDR), Design Robotics Summit(DRS) was the first of its kind event hosted at the newly developed Design Robotics […]

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, […]

King and Pender present for the Architectural Institute of Korea

Nathan King (Assistant Professor, Architecture and Foundation Studies) and Stefanie Pender (Assistant Professor, Glass and Foundation Studies) will be presenting their paper, “Beyond Digital Steroids: A Pedagogical Approach to Foundation Design Education though Design Robotics” at the 2014 International Conference for the Architectural Institute of Korea in Seoul, South Korea. This paper was based upon […]

RISD 2050 Fund recipients selected

Congratulations to the recipients of the second cycle of awards from the RISD 2050 Fund! Mairéad Byrne (Professor, Literary Arts & Studies) for Writing +, a new graduate course for Fall 2014 focusing on the making of imaginary and imaginative models for writing. The course will include a speaker series open to the RISD community […]