Lectures & Events

Lectures & Public Events

Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous February 2017

February 9, 2017 7:00 - 9:30 pm

The Stanford LASERs are part of a national program of gatherings that brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with the audience. Each evening event, free of charge and open to the public, will present four artists, scientists, thinkers, inventors, and scholars who are working on paradigm shifts. Each evening also allows the audience to socialize and encourages people in the audience to briefly introduce their own work. Chaired by cultural historian Piero Scaruffi.


The evening will feature presentations by:

  • Susan McConnell (Stanford/Biology) on "Conservation Photography"
  • Vanessa Sigurdson (Autodesk Artist in Residence) on "Autodesk Artist in Residence"
  • Stan Shaff (Audium) on "Exploring and Expanding the Language of Space in Music Composition and Performance"
  • Marilia Librandi Rocha (Stanford/ Literature) on "Clarice Lispector


There should be ample parking in the structure on corner of Campus Drive West and Roth Way. This event is free and open to the public.

The Stanford LASERs are sponsored by the Stanford Deans of Research; Engineering; Humanities & Sciences; Medicine; and Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences; Continuing Studies; and the Office of Science Outreach.