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The Practice of Science-Art: Sequentia
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The Practice of Science-Art: Sequentia

Dr. Mathee and Xavier Cortada will discuss their art-science collaboration featured in a 2010 show at the Frost Art Museum. Sequentia, the tile of the exhibit,references a series of actions Cortada set in motion to create of a unique strand of DNA. The artist worked with Mathee, a molecular biologist, to synthesize an actual DNA strand made from a sequence generated by museum visitors using Cortada’s art.

3/5/2013
When: 3/5/2013
2:00 PM
Where: Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, Florida  33199
United States
Contact: Xavier Cortada

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Origins of Ideas and Ideas of Origins

Science, Art, & the Integration of Ideas

IDH 1002 - Spring 2013

The Honors College

Florida International University



 

Can the linking of science and the arts create new knowledge? 


March 5: The Practice of Science-Art: Sequentia

Guest lectures: Xavier Cortada and Kalai Mathee

 

Dr. Mathee and Xavier Cortada will discuss their art-science collaboration featured in a 2010 show at the Frost Art Museum. Sequentia, the tile of the exhibit,references a series of actions Cortada set in motion to create of a unique strand of DNA. The artist worked with Mathee, a molecular biologist, to synthesize an actual DNA strand made from a sequence generated by museum visitors using Cortada’s art.


 

 

FIU College of Architecture + The Arts


Xavier Cortada
Artist-in-Residence
Florida International University
College of Architecture + The Arts
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 430
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.






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