Professor Adam Berg will give a lecture titled “What happens to science and art in the age of transcoding?” on 22nd of March 2012 in Y 311 from 11:45 till 13:30 (the abstract is available here).
Professor Berg is an adjunct associate professor in the Liberal Arts and Sciences department at Otis College of Art and Design and also teaches at the School of Critical Studies at the California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts). He studied art at the Academia delle Belle Arti, Rome, Architecture at the University of Toronto, and holds a PhD in philosophy from the University of Haifa, Israel. He was an Artist-in-Residence at the McLuhan Center for Culture and Technology, University of Toronto and the Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito.
Professor Berg was invited to the University of Konstanz by Zukunftskolleg Senior Fellow Yoram Carmeli and is till 25th of March in Konstanz.