Video Archive | Eugenia Butler (26)

Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders...
Eugenia Butler hosts a "Fire in the Library" discussion with artists Anne Bray and Molly Cleator, architect Annie Chu, and writer...
Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders...
The final ten mintues of Eugenia Butler's discussion of collaboration with Anne Bray, Molly Cleator, Annie Chu, and Barry Sanders.
Fire in the Library Geri Kavanagh Tina Beebe Deborah...
The final 10 minutes of Eugenia Butler's "Fire in the Library" discussion with color consultants Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, and...
Fire in the Library Geri Kavanagh Tina Beebe Deborah...
Eugenia Butler and her guests Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, and Deborah Sussman discuss their work as color consultants. They cover...
Fire In The Library Rachel Rosenthal And Richard Terrile...
Eugenia Butler, performance artist Rachel Rosenthal, and astronomer Richard Terrile discuss possible outcomes of the future. The...
Fire In The Library Rachel Rosenthal And Richard Terrile...
Eugenia Butler introduces performance artist Rachel Rosenthal and astronomer and Richard Terrile. They discuss different models...
Fire In The Library Fire In The Mind Dr. Zhensu She And...
Dr. She discusses the potential for evolution within social structures, determined by an eastern approach of chi, using...
Fire In The Library Fire In The Mind Dr. Zhensu She And...
Dr. She discusses the potential for evolution within social structures, determined by an eastern approach of chi, using...

Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders Molly Cleator Part One

Eugenia Butler hosts a “Fire in the Library” discussion with artists Anne Bray and Molly Cleator, architect Annie Chu, and writer Barry Sanders in a discussion about collaboration. Topics include the history and formation of the concept of collaboration, as well as the difficulty of clearly defining collaborative work. They talk about technology-mediate collaboration, different values assigned to individuality and group identity, and how collaboration can make formidable projects or issues seem approachable.

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Annie Chu shows slides and discusses some of her collaborative work with Mary Miss and others. Molly Cleator discusses her...
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Anne Bray, Annie Chu, Barry Sanders, Molly Cleator, and Eugenia Butler discuss issues of identity within collaboration. They...
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The panelists discuss technology. They talk about how collaboration can make formidable projects or issues seem approachable.
Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders...
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Eugenia Butler hosts a "Fire in the Library" discussion with artists Anne Bray and Molly Cleator, architect Annie Chu, and writer...

Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders Molly Cleator Part Two

The final ten mintues of Eugenia Butler’s discussion of collaboration with Anne Bray, Molly Cleator, Annie Chu, and Barry Sanders.

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Fire In The Library Anne Bray Annie Chu Barry Sanders...
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Eugenia Butler wraps up her discussion in this second portion of her talk with guests, artists Anne Bray and Molly Cleator,...

Fire in the Library Geri Kavanagh Tina Beebe Deborah Sussman Part Two

The final 10 minutes of Eugenia Butler’s “Fire in the Library” discussion with color consultants Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, and Deborah Sussman.

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Eugenia Butler wraps up her fire in the library discussion with guests Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, Deborah Sussman. The topic is...

Fire in the Library Geri Kavanagh Tina Beebe Deborah Sussman Part One

Eugenia Butler and her guests Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, and Deborah Sussman discuss their work as color consultants. They cover the art and science of using color in architecture, color theory, Josef Albers, and cultural associations of color. The panelists talk about color as a commodity, and how history changes colors. Kavanagh describes the history of indigo and the evolution of blue. They discuss the economic and cultural associations of saturated versus pale hues.

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Eugenia Butler hosts a "Fire in the Library" discussion with Geri Kavanagh, Tina Beebe, and Deborah Sussman. The topic is color....
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Geri Kavanagh shows slides of images that inspire her and discusses her process for choosing colors. She discusses the way in...
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When a member of the audience questions their method for determining color choices, the colorists reply that their approach less...
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The panelists talk about color as a commodity, and how history changes colors. Kavanagh describes the history of indigo and the...

Fire In The Library Rachel Rosenthal And Richard Terrile Part Two

Eugenia Butler, performance artist Rachel Rosenthal, and astronomer Richard Terrile discuss possible outcomes of the future. The audience questions the panelists. Rosenthal asks how people might try to relate relativity, quantum physics, and other sciences to their own lives so that people in different fields can communicate.

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Eugenia Butler, Rachel Rosenthal, and Richard Terrile discuss possible outcomes of the future. The audience questions the...
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Rosenthal asks how people might try to relate relativity, quantum physics, and other sciences to their own lives so that people...

Fire In The Library Rachel Rosenthal And Richard Terrile Part One

Eugenia Butler introduces performance artist Rachel Rosenthal and astronomer and Richard Terrile. They discuss different models of the cosmos, evolution, random variation, and our ability to understand. Terrile discusses quantum physics, the Big Bang, the future, and time. Rosenthal discusses illusion, time and how improvisational theater stresses being in the now. The audience asks questions about consciousness, gender, and how much science artists can assimilate. Terrile discusses the separation between the brain and the mind, and the audience becomes agitated.

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Terrile discusses the mind and consciousness. He discusses the separation between the brain and the mind, and the audience...
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Fire In The Library Fire In The Mind Dr. Zhensu She And Tobey Crockett Part One

Dr. She discusses the potential for evolution within social structures, determined by an eastern approach of chi, using comparison between social structures and organisms occurring in nature. Correlations between chi fields and social structures are utilized in explaining harmony within organisms to achieve an optimal state. A student initiates discussion regarding Eastern versus Western social hierarchies and norms. Dr. She discusses the universal law of chi interactions, the cultivation and macroscopic conditions. Another student initiates a discussion regarding various types of social relationships and their specific types of exchanges of energy. Dr. She, Crockett and students discuss models of social interaction and different types of chi.


Fire In The Library Fire In The Mind Dr. Zhensu She And Tobey Crockett Part Two

Dr. She discusses the potential for evolution within social structures, determined by an eastern approach of chi, using comparison between social structures and organisms occurring in nature. Correlations between chi fields and social structures are utilized in explaining harmony within organisms to achieve an optimal state. A student initiates discussion regarding Eastern versus Western social hierarchies and norms. Dr. She discusses the universal law of chi interactions, the cultivation and macroscopic conditions. Another student initiates a discussion regarding various types of social relationships and their specific types of exchanges of energy. Dr. She, Crockett and students discuss models of social interaction and different types of chi.

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Dr. She explains the the concept of chi as a flow of information, different from ether, which is the medium by which it...
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Crockett discusses the importance of having working models in order to perceive the world in various manners. She discusses...
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Eugenia Butler concludes the discussion, giving thanks to all participants and announcing the next "Fire in the Library" event....