Experience Rensselaer's own student produced Arts Channel!
Channel 55 on Campus Cable
Sponsored by the Arts Department, iEAR tv! (Channel 55) is offered on-campus through the Institute's own CATV network dedicated to developing the research, content and production-pipeline of the Arts Department. iEAR tv! is designed to showcase our distinctive programs in the electronic arts, offering Rensselaer quality artistic, cultural, community and educational television.
Created by the students, faculty and staff of the Arts Department, we produce much of our own programs and encourage emerging artists and affiliates to also contribute. Collaborative relationships which have been developed over the years with the school of Humanites Arts, and Social Sciences, as well as other Departments and Schools of the Institute. Additional collaborations with community groups and individuals interested in sharing production with the Arts Department offers a diversity of expression to viewers.
Programming is developed to highlight and support the Arts Department's core missions of teaching and research. An Advisory Council, composed of faculty, students and staff of the Arts Department and HASS, provides guidance on policy, programming and strategic matters.
For more information call Nao Bustamante, Associate Professor and Director of iEAR tv! at 518-276-8768 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 18, 2014 4:00 PM
EMPAC Studio Beta
Oron Catts has grown both meat and leather using tissue engineering and was the first person to grow and eat a piece of in-vitro meat. Catts will lead this workshop which will cover some of the main techniques of regenerative biology that are used for in vitro meat and will explore the broader cultural and artistic implication of using living tissue within a non-medical context.