CODAsummit 2018 | Agenda
9.20.18 - 9.21.18

CODAsummit: The Intersection of Art, Technology and Place
September 20 - September 21, 2018
Santa Fe, NM


September 20, 2018
Noon-1:30 pm
Opening Lunch and Welcome
  • Alan Webber, Mayor of Santa Fe
1:45-2:30 pm
Genius Loci: The Spirit of Place
  • Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art
  • Introduction by Barbara Tober, President, The Acronym Fund, Inc.
2:45-3:45 pm

Commissioning at the Intersection of Art and Technology
Innovation in commissioning at the forefront of new technology.

  • Bill FitzGibbons (moderator),​ ​Artist,​ Bill FitzGibbons, LLC
  • Pierre Fortin, Executive Director, Quartier des Spectacles
  • Jeremy Crandell, Central Arts Team Co-Lead, Burning Man
  • Tracey Jerome, Director, City of El Paso Museums & Cultural Affairs
  • Robin Juan, Global Design Manager & Curator, Global Experiences at Dolby Labs
4:00-5:00 pm
The Art of Depicting Reality: Data Visualization
Technology enables artists to use the visual representation of data in their artworks to facilitate comprehension of a subject.

  • Andrée Bober (moderator), Director, Landmarks, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Refik Anadol, Media Artist & Director at RAS, Refik Anadol Studio
  • Eric Gunther, Creative Director & Co-Founder, Sosolimited
  • Andrea Polli, Artist & Professor, University of New Mexico
  • Ben Rubin, Director, Center for Data Arts, The New School
Beyond Our Eyes: Sensory Perception in Art
Technology enables multi-sensory art experiences, incorporating sound, light, smell, taste, touch and feel, etc.

  • Heather Schatz (moderator),​ ​Artist and Professor, School of Visual Arts, New York
  • Michael Beneville, Founder, Beneville Studios
  • Titia Ex, Light Artist, Titia Ex Light Art Studio
  • Christopher Janney, Artist & Composer, PhenomenArts, Inc.
  • Robb Pope, Founding Principal & CEO, Digital Ambiance
5:30-7:00 pm
Reception at form & concept gallery
9:00-10:30 pm
Making Waves: New Technologies
Opportunity for attendees to showcase recent projects utilizing new technology. (5 minutes each)
September 21, 2018
9:00 am-Noon
Artist-Industry Presentations
20-minute Industry Presentations
Noon-1:00 pm
Box Lunch Speaker: Meow Wolf
1:00-1:45 pm
Moments of Empathy
  • Guto Requena, Architect, Estudio Guto Requena
2:00-3:00 pm
Creating with Engagement: Interactive Art
Technology enables artists to create artworks where viewers become active participants in the work.

  • Cyndi Conn (moderator), Executive Director, Creative Santa Fe
  • Nataly Gattegno, Co-Founder, Future Cities Lab
  • Matthew Mohr, Artist & Associate Professor, Columbus College of Art & Design
  • James Patten, Director, Patten Studio
  • Andrew Zolty, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, BREAKFAST
A New Vocabulary
A conversation around emerging trends and practices in artwork that uses new technologies.

  • Ilene Shaw (moderator), CEO, Shaw & Co! Productions
  • Laura Sydell, Digital Culture Correspondent, NPR
  • Eric Rodenbeck,CEO, Stamen Design
  • Tom Aageson, Co-Founder, Creative Startups
3:15-4:00 pm
Digital Art in the Physical World
  • Frank Rose, Author & Writer on Media and Technology
4:00-4:15 pm
Closing Remarks

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