Observational Practices Lab

The Observational Practices Lab’s Mission

The lab aims to provoke dialogue and instigate critical reflection about the very nature of observation across disciplinary boundaries.

OBJECT AMERICA conference talks in Basel and Paris
March/April 2018

The Observational Practices Lab will present OBJECT AMERICA at two peer-reviewed conferences in Europe this spring.

OBJECT AMERICA workshop in Berlin
February 6, 2018

This is the lab’s first workshop situated outside of the US. As an experimental Berlin-based satellite, it serves a platform…

OBJECT AMERICA II: Observation through Specialized Instruments — Public Short Talks and Discussion
November 3, 2017

Parsons School of Design, New York Panelists: Sumita Chakravarty, Lisa George, Victoria Hattam, Roarke Menzies, Mara Mills

OBJECT AMERICA I: Observation through the Senses — Public Short Talks and Discussion
October 13, 2017

Parsons School of Design, New York Panelists: Michael J. Barany, Cindi Katz, Fernando Kawai, M.D., Katie Merz

Talking About Seeing — Publication
May 12, 2017

The documentation of the Symposium “Talking About Seeing” is now available. The publication combines a transcript of the panel discussion…

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