News from the Daniel Langlois Foundation - December 2005 Html  Français 

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 Research and Experimentation Grants in Art+Science+Technology

Reminder: The Daniel Langlois Foundation is resuming its research and experimentation grant program for individuals or research groups. This program offers grants to individuals of all nationalities who make exceptional contributions to the advancement of knowledge at the crossroads of art, science, technology and the environment, or to candidates whose projects show a high level of originality and innovation in these domains. These research and experimentation grants carry a maximum value of $ 75,000 CAD and are intended to assist these people in the research, exploration and the development of their projects.

The deadline to submit a proposal is January 31st, 2006.

 2006 Researchers in Residence

The Foundation is pleased to announce that two researchers have been named through its invitation for research proposals, the deadline for which was August 31, 2005. Selected were the research projects of Caroline Langill (Peterborough, Ontario, Canada) and Kathryn Farley (Evanston, Illinois, United States). The residencies will be conducted in 2006 at the Foundation's Centre for Research and Documentation in Montreal. [More...]

 Research and Experimentation Residency for Artists from Emerging Countries or Regions

The Foundation is pleased to announce the first recipient of this research and experimentation residency, which is jointly offered by the Foundation and the Montreal based artist-run centre OBORO. The recipient, Surajit Sarkar, from New Delhi (India), has been chosen through an invitation for residency proposals process, the deadline for which was September 30, 2005. The recipient will spend two months in Montreal conducting research and technical experimentation at OBORO's studios and laboratories. [More...]

 New CR+D Acquisitions
Here is a list of the most recent acquisitions made by the Foundation's Centre for Research and Documentation (CR+D). [More...]

 About the Daniel Langlois Foundation for Art, Science, and Technology

The Daniel Langlois Foundation's purpose is to further artistic and scientific knowledge by fostering the meeting of art and science in the field of technologies. The Foundation seeks to nurture a critical awareness of technology's implications for human beings and their natural and cultural environments, and to promote the exploration of aesthetics suited to evolving human environments. The Centre for Research and Documentation (CR+D) seeks to document history, artworks and practices associated with electronic and digital media arts and to make this information available to researchers in an innovative manner through data communications. []

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