SETI Institute AIR Program Advisory Committee 2016

The SETI Institute is pleased announce the formation of an Advisory Committee for our Artist in Residence Program. Committee members will influence the programs direction, including the choice and approval of future artists in residence.

markonish

Denise Markonish - Advisory Committee Chair, has been the curator at MASS MoCA since 2007. more

tarter

Jill Tarter holds the Bernard M. Oliver Chair for SETI Research at the SETI Institute. more

tarter

Since 1993 Regine Basha, has been curating innovative contemporary art exhibitions for public institutions, civic spaces, parks, private galleries, heritage buildings and the like nationally and internationally, with an adventurous approach to designing and curating in these specific contexts.more

slayton

Joel Slayton is Executive Director of ZERO1: The Art and Technology Network in Silicon Valley. more

slayton

Donna Conwell has served as Associate Curator of the Lucas Artists Program at Montalvo Arts Center since 2011.more

knight

Margot Knight has been Executive Director of Djerassi Resident Artists Program since 2011. more

molina

Roger Malina is an astronomer, editor and art science researcher. more

Catherine Chalmers

Catherine Chalmers holds a B.S. in Engineering from Stanford University and an M.F.A. in Painting from the Royal College of Art in London.  She has exhibited her artwork around the world, including MoMA P.S.1, Corcoran Gallery of Art, and MASSMoCA. Her video “Safari” received a Jury Award at SXSW Film Festival in 2008.  In 2010 Chalmers received at Guggenheim Fellowship.more

Tom Leeser

Tom Leeser is a media artist, educator, curator and writer. more

showlater

Mark Showalter is a Senior Research Scientist at the SETI Institute, specializing in the dynamics of the rings and small moons of the outer planets. more

showlater

Marianne McGrath is Curator of Art at New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU). more

doyle

Laurance Doyle is a true renaissance man who thrives on discovery. more