Archive for the ‘Conversations’ Category

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Food

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Food
Wednesday, February 10 at 1 PM

How do the arts intersect with local and global issues of food production, access, and waste? Join Ideas for Creative Exploration Graduate Research Assistant Elizabeth Boyce to see examples of projects and to learn more about the UGA Foodshed initiative.

Links:

UGA Foodshed Initiative
sustainability.uga.edu/community-engagement/foodshed/

501 See Three’s “Pang!”
www.pangpodcast.com

Childsplay’s “Maddi’s Fridge”
www.childsplayaz.org/maddi

CENAS: The People’s Cook
groundworks.io/projects/4

Sweetwater Foundation
www.sweetwaterfoundation.com

Wormfarm Institute
www.wormfarminstitute.org

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Funding

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Funding
Friday, November 13 at 3 PM

How has Congress considered the arts in its trillion dollars of coronavirus relief funding? Join Brandon LaReau, PhD student, artist, and activist for an informal overview of the ways the federal government has attempted to provide relief funding to artists and venues forced out of work due to the global pandemic.

Links

National Independent Venue Association
www.nivassoc.org

United States Congress
www.congress.gov

More about cultural policy:

Podcast interview with Steven Tepper
ideasforcreativeexploration.com/podcasts/ice007.html

More information on the 2020 Spotlight on the Arts festival, including a schedule of events, can be found at arts.uga.edu as well as on the Arts Council Facebook page (facebook.com/UGAarts), Twitter feed (@UGA_arts) or Instagram (instagram.com/uga_arts).

Idea Lab Conversation: Madeline Bates

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Community with Madeline Bates
Wednesday, October 14 at 2 PM

How can organizations, businesses, and artists work together to support vibrant communities? Join Madeline Bates, Creature Comforts Brewing Company Community Specialist and Program Lead of “Get Artistic,” an initiative to help creative communities thrive. Free and open to the public via Zoom.

Links:

getcurious.com/get-artistic/
getcurious.com/get-artistic-2020/

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Sustainability

Idea Lab Conversation: Arts + Sustainability
Friday, October 9 at 3 PM

How do creative communities develop more sustainable approaches to materials? Join Abigail West, artist, activist, and recent Creature Comforts artist-in-residence for an informal conversation about reclamation and creative reuse in businesses, makerspaces, and artist studios. Free and open to the public via Zoom.

Links

www.abigailwest.net
getcurious.com/air-2020-craft-guide/
getcurious.com/final-thoughts-from-abigail-west/

Idea Lab Conversation: Kyle Morrison

Idea Lab Conversation: Kyle Morrison
Wednesday, September 23 at 2 PM

How are creative practitioners and organizations managing current conditions? Join Kyle Morrison, VR developer and simulation engineer at Collins Aerospace for an informal conversation. Kyle was a Graduate Assistant in Interdisciplinary Arts Research at UGA and a master’s student in Theatre and Film Studies¬†before joining Collins Aerospace. Free and open to the public via Zoom registration.¬†

Links

Games and Virtual Environments Lab
www.ugavr.com/

Virtual Experience Laboratory
vel.engr.uga.edu/

Facebook Live Maps
www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTa8zn0RNVM

tech.fb.com/ar-vr/

Microsoft Future Vision
www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-tFdreZB94

Facebook AR Glasses Research
www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0QVh5TJl3c

AR in the Workplace
www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIJM9xNg9xs

VR in Healthcare Training 57:26 to 1:01:54
www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCB_mfGmh9w

VR Therapy
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxd-ppIDfjw

What people are afraid of (warning a small bit of blood is in this one)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJg02ivYzSs

Collins Aerospace HUD VR Trainer (Kyle’s project)
www.collinsaerospace.com/en/newsroom/News/2020/01/collins-provide-faa-cost-effective-training-device-scientific-research-pilot-use-hud

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExgMKqqyLS0

Kyle Morrison UGA thesis project

www.youtube.com/watch?v=80EVKPcL1G0

Idea Lab Conversation: Hilary Schroeder

Idea Lab Conversation: Hilary Schroeder
Friday, September 18 at 3 PM

How are creative practitioners and organizations managing current conditions? Join Hilary Schroeder of Asheville Art Museum for an informal conversation. Hilary was a Graduate Assistant in Interdisciplinary Arts Research at UGA and a master’s student in Art before joining Asheville Art Museum. Free and open to the public via Zoom registration.

Links

www.ashevilleart.org/museum-from-home/
Asheville Art Museum “Museum from Home” page includes archives of virtual programs, collection-inspired activities to do at home, and 360 tours of current exhibitions.

www.ashevilleart.org/
Keep an eye on the Asheville Art Museum website for a fully searchable collection of Black Mountain College art and artifacts.

www.blackmountaincollege.org/
Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

archives.ncdcr.gov/researchers/western-regional-archives
Western Regional Archives

“Audience” vs. “Community” perspectives:

www.artsengaged.com/engagement-essentials#Definitions

www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/06/22/audience-engagement-not-community-engagement-need-latter/ideas/nexus/