Boston Cyberarts 2011 Festival Event

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Venue: MIT Museum   Categories: conversation

Sat 04/30/2011
Wheelchair accessible
Tsai's Cybernetic Sculpture and "The Movement Movement"


Wen-Ying Tsai, Cybernetic Sculpture Environment, Hayden Gallery, MIT, 1971.  Collection MIT MuseumGallery Talk with Laura Knott, Curatorial Associate, Architecture and Design, MIT Museum.    

The MIT Museum presents Wen-Ying Tsai's 1970 work Cybernetic Sculpture #301. Tsai was a Fellow at MIT's Center for Advanced Visual Studies (CAVS), where the work was created, from 1969-71. This sculpture is part of a small collection of historically important kinetic works created at CAVS and in the collection of the MIT Museum.  The MIT Museum is also home to the ongoing exhibition, Arthur Ganson: Gestural Engineering, a well-loved display of his kinetic sculptures, which have been on view since 1995.

Photo: Wen-Ying Tsai, Cybernetic Sculpture Environment, Hayden Gallery, MIT, 1971.  Collection MIT Museum

 

Sat, Apr 30 | 3pm

*see related exhibition: Wen-Ying Tsai: Cybernetic Sculpture #301 & Arthur Ganson: Gestural Engineering, ongoing 


For more info:
lknott@mit.edu


Location:
MIT Museum
265 Massachusetts Ave, building N52-200
Cambridge, MA 02139 
phone: 617.253.4405
email: museuminfo@mit.edu

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