Space Art & Culture

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Art, Astronomy, and Culture & Society

In 1957, the bip bip of Sputnik launched the space age. For the artists it meant the opening of new creation territories. Leonardo have been along side the artists by publishing articles about their works, then by initiating the “Leonardo Space and the Arts Projects” run by Leonardo/Olats. “Space Art and Culture” pushes further the investigations.

Logo by Cassini Nazir.

Episodes

What Has Attracted You to Space

Recorded on 2019-03-30

Leonardo Space Art & Science Workshop “Visions for the 21st Century”, Paris, March 2019 co-organised by Annick Bureaud and Ewen Chardronnet. Each participant answered the same first question and then two other questions picked up among a set of cards. Sound design Jean-Yves Leloup. Project website: http://www.olats.org/space/sasc21/2019/sasc21_2019.php Project supported by the Daniel and Nina Carasso […]

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Astronomy or Astronautics

Recorded on 2019-03-30

Leonardo Space Art & Science Workshop “Visions for the 21st Century”, Paris, March 2019 co-organised by Annick Bureaud and Ewen Chardronnet. Each participant answered the same first question and then two other questions picked up among a set of cards. Sound design Jean-Yves Leloup. Project website: http://www.olats.org/space/sasc21/2019/sasc21_2019.php Project supported by the Daniel and Nina Carasso […]

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The New Afronaut [ENG]

Recorded on 2016-04-12

In Christina de Middel’s website, one can read the following: “In 1964 a Zambian science teacher named Edwuard Makuka decided to train the first African crew to travel to the moon. His plan was to use an aluminium rocket to put a woman, two cats and a missionary into Space”. Unfortunately the project never came […]

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A 9 Year Old Dreams of Space

Recorded on 2016-04-12

Nine year old Jack T. Robertson shares his dreams of traveling into space… to the outer planets and beyond, in a video produced by Michael Ricciardi. For this Yuri’s Night podcast, Michael Ricciardi recollect memories of his experiences with space, art, and how it has impacted his life in discussion with Roger Malina.

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Starbeasts: A Bio-Fiction Tour [ENG]

Recorded on 2016-01-21

Bio-Fiction is an art-science and film festival that explores the social, cultural and environmental ramifications of synthetic biology. Markus Schmidt, its founder, and Georg Tremmel, a Tokyo-based artist from Austria, are moving it for the first time in Japan. This edition follows a previous workshop (organized and produced by the Bioartsociety) that focused on the […]

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La Gravedad de los Asuntos (2/2) [ES]

Recorded on 2015-06-21

En este podcast Ale y Nahum nos platican del viaje emocionante que realizaron junto con otros artistas mexicanos que tomo dos años de preparación y concentración para realizar obras de arte en gravedad cero. Su preparación y coordinación los llevo a abordar un avión en Rusia que le permite sentir a sus pasajeros la gravedad […]

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La Gravedad de los Asuntos (1/2) [ES]

Recorded on 2015-06-21

En este podcast Ale y Nahum nos platican del viaje emocionante que realizaron junto con otros artistas mexicanos que tomo dos años de preparación y concentración para realizar obras de arte en gravedad cero. Su preparación y coordinación los llevo a abordar un avión en Rusia que le permite sentir a sus pasajeros la gravedad […]

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The Johannesburg Rocket Factory

Recorded on 2015-04-03

Artist-Activist Marcus Neustetter and Astronomer-Editor Roger Malina discuss the Rocket Factory project in Johannesburg; the ancient factory is being converted into residential units. Neustetter convinced the developer to creatively transform the project to create a unique residential space that is also connected to the imaginary of the place and its nearby residents. http://www.marcusneustetter.net/

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Ere spatiale par Roger Malina

Recorded on 2015-02-05

In the Audiolats series “Et ça veut dire ? / Meaning?” and for the Space Art & Culture dedicated channel, Roger Malina gives his definition of “space age or space era” (ére spatiale). Enregistré par Annick Bureaud & Jean-Luc Soret, le 11 septembre 2014 à Paris, jingles et habillage sonore Jean-Yves Leloup, musiques Sergey Lopoukha […]

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Art spatial par Roger Malina

Recorded on 2015-02-05

In the Audiolats series “Et ça veut dire ? / Meaning?” and for the Space Art & Culture dedicated channel, Roger Malina gives his definition of “space art” (art spatial). Enregistré par Annick Bureaud & Jean-Luc Soret, le 11 septembre 2014 à Paris, jingles et habillage sonore Jean-Yves Leloup, musiques Sergey Lopoukha “Lull” (Universal Production […]

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