The 2020 Vision Series is
a four part journey that MindshareLA is producing in collaboration with
UCLA so please join us for the inaugural event as we collectively
explore how the smallest things can have profound implications on all of
Featuring UCLA Art Sci’s Summer Institute director Adam Stieg and currently Associate director of CNSI and Victoria Vesna with the Art Sci collective presenting the NOISE AQUARIUM VR version.
It Came from Nano Space…and it plays by different rules! As technology heralds fantastic opportunities it also brings ethical quandaries and unexpected challenges. Linking brains to machines is making us explore the frontiers and boundaries of what it means to be human; cutting-edge genetic therapies are saving lives and forcing us to question previous limitations; quantum computing is promising unparalleled computer processing while making us rethink our entire world of digital security; and from the moment we are born we start to share our lives with organisms in our gut biome that shape our mood and behaviors. OH, YES! Wild, wild things are happening at the tiny scale! Who and what are we, really? And more importantly, what are we becoming?