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The Future of Art: Art in the 21st Century

January 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


As we look forward into the 21st century, we ask ourselves—what will art look like in future generations? How will it be produced? How will it be appreciated? How will it be valued? How is the convergence of art and technology redefining what art is? Join MIT Enterprise Forum Northwest on January 16, 2019 as we explore these questions with some of the most innovative artists in our community. Featuring presentations and a panel discussion with:

Ginny Ruffner is a Seattle artist, whose work is in 55 permanent museum and public collections around the world. Her next exhibition, “Reforestation of the Imagination,” will open at the Smithsonian in June 2019.

Michael Tyka works on machine learning at Google in Seattle, where he has been studying the structure and dynamics of protein molecules and protein folding. He is the co-founder of ALTSpace, a shared art studio in Seattle. His generative portraits series, “Portraits of Imaginary People,” has been shown in Austria, Japan and South Korea.

Allan Loucks is an award-winning orchestral and choral composer whose hundreds of compositions have been heard nationwide in a wide range of media.


January 16
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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MIT Enterprise Forum Northwest


The Summit on Pike
420 E Pike St
Seattle, WA 98102 United States
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