The Leonardo Almanac

The Leonardo Almanac International Resources in Art, Science, and Technology

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Publisher's Synopsis

"The Leonardo Almanac" is an invaluable one-stop resource for those who are working at the intersection of the arts, sciences, and technology. Included are profiles of organizations and individuals active in the related fields. The organizations directory alone contains more than 500 entries for artist-in-residence, grant and fellowship, sound and music, computer arts, video, and multimedia programmes. In addition there is an artists' words on works archive, a speakers network, a section with bibliographies on everything from fractals to virtual reality to CD-ROM and multimedia, and a calendar listing of events, competition, and funding deadlines.;"The Leonardo Almanac" is a consolidated and expanded version of the Leonardo Fine Art Science and Technology (FAST) Database and Archive project. It covers a wide range of topics including computer graphics and animation, holography, robotics, telecommunications and art, video, computer literature, applications of artificial intelligence to the arts, applications of computers to music, and new materials on the arts. The in-depth profiles, examples of artists' works, detailed programmes for educational institutions and research facilities, funding agencies, and artist-in-resident programmes make this a book for helping people connect with the practitioners, institutions, and programmes that can best meet the needs of their specific circumstances.

Book information

ISBN: 9780262581257
Publisher: MIT Press
Imprint: The MIT Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 700.105
DEWEY edition: 20
Language: English
Number of pages: 243
Weight: 658g
Height: 215mm
Width: 278mm
Spine width: 15mm