Art-Science Calendar of Events NYC

This calendar is an initiative of the Art Science Observatory, in collaboration with SciArt in America, Beautiful Brain, Ligo projects, Dactyl Foundation and other art/science organizations.

Neck Face, GQ

S Magazine, photography

Fall/Winter 2007

Exhibition of Issue 6 of S Magazine, ‘Verge’


Asger Carlsen

Boris Hoppek

Chloe Sells

Christian Friis

Enrique Badulescu

Ernesto Gonzalez

Felix Lahrer

Jens Stoltze

John Minh

Nguyen Mads

Teglers Manolo

Campion Massimo

Leardini Michael

Schmelling Nick

Dewar Parra

Ryan Michael Kelly

Ulla Puggaard

Vanina Zouravlion

Vincent Dilio

Warwick Sain

Dorion Sagan, reading and magic

Friday Oct 12, 2007 7:00-9:00 PM

Notes from the Holocene: A Brief History of the Future

In a thought-provoking, humorous, and engaging style, Dorion Sagan, the eldest son of Carl Sagan and evolutionary biologist Lynn Margulis, combines philosophy, science, magic, an understanding of illusion, and the fantastical writings of Philip K. Dick to probe the deep questions of existence. Operating on the precept that the universe if far [continue…]

Neck Face, Closed Casket

Art Exhibition

October 31 – November 24, 2007

Curated by Neil Grayson in collaboration with Jason Dill

Neck Face reads through the piles of Mexican snuff tabloids that his grandmother collected when he was a child in Mexico. He points to how we grimly reduce death to obscene entertainment in the check out line.

opening reception

opening recpetion videos

installation pics

studio visit +



Marilena Borgna, ROCK & ROLL DIARIES

September 4-15, 2007 curated by Neil Grayson in collaboration with Scott Lipps

opening reception: pics

the night before the opening: pics

installation: pics

bio: Marilena Borgna

Jim Gilroy, Heart Like a Hotel

Septmember 20 – October 20, 2007
Paintings by Jim Gilroy
curated by Neil Grayson
2007 opening reception

2007 studio visit

Yelena Yemchuk, Studio Visit 2007

Preparing for Notes on Fantomas

Dan Martensen, photography

A Bird Like Me

Photography by Dan Martensen

Creative Direction by Evan Yurman [continue…]

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Open Mic/Emerging Poets Series.

Saturday, June 9, 2007

6-8 p.m

Readers: Lucia Cammarata, Judie David, Ice, Andrew Aaron, Robert Siek, Kevin O’Sullivan, Kevin Estrada, Gus Iversen, Phil Radiotes and Andy Tran

Open Mic

May 6, 2007

Readers: Tom Oleszczuk, Karl Lorenzen, Richard Fein, Van Hartmann, Alkamal, Lucia Cammarata, Laurel Peterson, Debra R. Andrews.

Sage Vaughn, FTW paintings

May 12 – June 10, 2007
“FTW,” paintings
Curated by Neil Grayson
Opening: Saturday, May 12, 7 – 9PM

“FTW”  For the Wild, wildlife and wildlives

Dactyl Foundation for the Arts & Humanities is located at 64 Grand Street (between Wooster and West Broadway) in SoHo, NYC. Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10:00 – 6:00 PM; Saturday 1:00 – 6:00 PM. Office: 212 696-7800 / Gallery: 646 329-5398 (during exhibitions times only). Subway: A, C, E, at Canal Street, or 1 at Canal Street. Open to the public. Admission free.

Reviews: “The Art of Sage Vaughn: An Overreaction to Beauty,” Malibu Magazine May 2007


Notes on Fantômas, Studio Visit

Deborah Sessel, paintings and drawings

April 19 – May 6, 2007
paintings & drawings
Curated by Victoria N. Alexander
Opening: Thursday, April 19, 7 – 9PM

Deborah N. Sessel is a representational painter, depicting, in painstaking detail, humble personal items left behind by Jews who suffered the Holocaust. Working in oil, she renders with care the silken folds of a delicate scarf, a silver Star of David on a chain, and [continue…]

Alec Coiro, play

March 8-17 2007

‘Squirrel and Porcupine’ a play by Alec Coiro.