Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:00pmLocation: Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit [4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201]Price: Free [$5 suggested donation]
How are natural phenomena a metaphor for ways to modify and transform our own environment and local conditions? Join us November 9th as visual artist Sam Van Aken and Dr. Beronda Montgomery, a Michigan State University (MSU) Foundation Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and the Department of...Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 6:00pm to 10:00pmLocation: Artist Village, 17336 Lahser Road, Detroit, MI 48219Price: FREE
Hosted by Will “The Poet” Langford and Natasha T. Miller, The STEAM Engine is a unique fusion of poetry and science. From the functions of the medulla oblongata to the science of sound waves, premier spoken word artists from across the region will explore a range of scientific topics as they compete for a $1,000 grand prize. Audience members will take on the role...Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00pmLocation: Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit [4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201]Price: Free [$5 suggested donation]
How can various engineering disciplines be used as artistic tools to examine and critique the world around us? How has modern society come to define and value both artistic and scientific inquiry? Join New York-based artist Jonathan Schipper, Detroit-based artist and Director of University of Michigan’s MFA Graduate Program Osman Khan, and Michigan State University (MSU) Teaching...