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Oct 06, 2017. Posted by Darren Bennett

The book, “Public Space? Lost and Found,” published by the MIT Press, is co-edited by Urbonas, who is also director of MIT’s Program in Art, Culture, and Technology (ACT); Ann Lui, an assistant professor at the Art Institute of Chicago; and Lucas Freeman, a writer in residence at ACT. 

“Art teaches us how to disrupt, in order to create a new public space,” Urbonas says. “The point of art is not scaling up answers, but to tackle painful questions, to provoke and mobilize humanity to find the answers themselves, or to create a space of possibility where the truth can be found.”

Oct 05, 2017. Posted by Irina Chernyakova

Fifty years after its founding, the vision of CAVS and founder György Kepes lives on in the Program in Art, Culture and Technology.

Aug 24, 2017. Posted by Irina Chernyakova

ACT is proud to announce the receipt of an Art Works Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for the Futurity Island project.