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Renée Fleming at Art+Brain Lab, photo by Max Weinstein-Bacal

Rebecca Sutton wrote an article for the National Endowment for the Arts featuring DXARTS music and brain research supported by a Creativity Connects grant. The article can be found online here:

https://www.arts.gov/art-works/2017/musical-instrument-thats-making-brain-waves

Richard Karpen and Renée Fleming, photo by Max Weinstein-Bacal
The buzz about the research underway at the Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) attracted a high-profile visitor recently when world-renowned soprano Reneé Fleming, in town for an engagement with Seattle Symphony, paid a visit to DXARTS’ Art+Brain Lab. 
 
Cosmic Bitcasting. A Wearable Cosmic Ray Detector, a collaborative project between DXARTS Assistant Professor Afroditi Psarra and experimental physicist Cécile Lapoire, was presented at the design exhibition of ISWC '17 (ACM International Symposium of Wearable Computers) that took place in Maui, Hawaii on September 11-15. 
Lost Skies, by Maja Petric

Gallery4Culture: Lost Skies by Maja Petrić 

Opening: Thursday, October 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm 

Artist Talk: Thursday, October 19, 12:00 – 1:00 pm 

SIGGRAPH 2017

Michael McCrea and Robert Twomey will present their paper "Transforming the Commonplace Through Machine Perception: Light Field Synthesis and Audio Feature Extraction in the Rover Project" at SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles on August 1. They have received the Best Paper Award in the Art Papers category.

The paper will also be published in a special edition of Leonardo, The Journal of the International Society of the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 400-408, 2017.