Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors



Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


android tablet pc

Home > Nanotechnology Columns > Cristian Orfescu

Cristian Orfescu

September 20th, 2012
NanoArt 2012 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE COMPETITION
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

FREE Entries - Open to All Artists and Scientists - Seed Images of 3 Nanosculptures are Provided for Further Artistic Creation
Submission deadline November 31, 2012 Read the Whole Article


June 6th, 2012
The Beginnings of NanoArt
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

There are numerous sources that mention the art - nanotechnology intersections from early times of the human history. When did NanoArt come into the picture? Read the Whole Article


August 30th, 2011
NanoArt 2011 International Online Competition - TOP10 Artists - Part II
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The TOP10 artists at the 5th anniversary edition of the NanoArt International Online Competition are exhibited on the NanoArt21 website. This article is a continuation of the TOP10 presentation. Read the Whole Article


June 29th, 2011
NanoArt 2011 International Online Competition - TOP10 Artists
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The TOP10 artists at the 5th anniversary edition of the NanoArt International Online Competition are also featured on the NanoArt21 site in a multimedia presentation. Read the Whole Article


April 25th, 2011
NanoArt21 International Online Exhibition at the 5th Anniversary
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

149 artworks of NanoArt authored by 42 artists representing 12 countries are exhibited in the NanoArt21 online gallery. Five years of active NanoArt promotion showed measurable results. Read the Whole Article


February 23rd, 2011
NanoArt - Desktop Visualization
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The instrumentation for nanostructures visualization is desktop now. With the level of miniaturization rapidly increasing and a fast software development environment, in the nearest future we'll study matter at nano level with mobile electron microscopes. Read the Whole Article


October 21st, 2010
One Billionth of a Meter - Artistic Reflections on the World of Nanotechnology
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

"One Billionth of a Meter - Artistic Reflections on the World of Nanotechnology", an exhibition of artworks by Carol Flaitz and NanoArt21 artists is on display at the Llewellyn Gallery at Alfred State College in Alfred, New York, through Friday, November 5.
Read the Whole Article


September 1st, 2010
NanoArt21 artists invited to exhibit at Passion for Knowledge festival, in Spain
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Passion for Knowledge is a festival that brings world leading scientists and humanists together from different disciplines and cultures to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Donostia International Physics Center under the commitment for progress of science driven by the love for knowledge. Read the Whole Article


August 26th, 2010
Nano in the Art - Exhibition and Competition at NanoIsrael 2010 Conference
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

"For the first time in Israel, NanoIsrael 2010 is proud to host an exhibition of works of art based on nanotechnology. Epson will sponsor the exhibition and provide prizes for the top three selected works, as judged by a jury of experts in the arts and sciences." Read the Whole Article


June 29th, 2010
NanoArt 2009-2010 International Online Competition: TOP 10 - Part 2
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

This is the second part of the article dedicated to the TOP 10 artists at the 4th edition of the NanoArt International Online Competition who are also featured on the NanoArt21 website in a multimedia presentation. Read the Whole Article


April 29th, 2010
NanoArt 2009-2010 International Online Competition: TOP 10 - Part 1
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

I funded the NanoArt21 organization several years ago as a worldwide organization to educate people and promote this new art discipline and movement. Now we have a very active international group of artists with great interest in nanotechnology and nanoscience. The TOP 10 artists at the 4th edition of the NanoArt International Online Competition are also featured on the NanoArt21 site in a multimedia presentation. Read the Whole Article


January 21st, 2010
NanoArt 2009 - 2010 International Exhibition
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The NanoArt 2009 - 2010 International Exhibition featuring 154 artworks submitted by 48 artists representing 16 countries is now officially open. A record number of works related to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology are displayed in the NanoArt21 online gallery. Read the Whole Article


December 1st, 2009
NanoArtFabrics(TM): New Line of Designer Fabrics
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

In actual nanotech world, NanoArt could serve as the foundation for a broad-based and rapidly growing commercial enterprise. Read the Whole Article


October 21st, 2009
Nanoturkiye Interview: NanoArt, Nanotechnology, 'NanoArt21' Project
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Recently I was interviewed by Ahmet Yükseltürk of Nanoturkiye blog ( www.nanoturkiye.net ). Since the interview will be published only in the Turkish language and brings some more information related to NanoArt, Nanotechnology, and my project 'NanoArt21', I thought that would be useful if will be also published in English. Read the Whole Article


August 5th, 2009
Art and Nanotechnology - Part 2
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Art - Nanotechnology interaction is over 2000 years old and it is possible to be much older than that. This is a continuation of a series of articles on the nanotechnology impact on art from the beginning of human history to present times. Read the Whole Article


June 9th, 2009
NanoArt 2008 International Online Competition - Top 10 - Part 2
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

This is the second part of the article dedicated to the Top 10 artists in the 3rd edition of the international online competition for NanoArt, a new discipline at the art-science-technology intersections, and a reflection of the Nanotechnology development. Read the Whole Article


May 20th, 2009
Cris Orfescu and Winners of the NanoArt International Online Competition to Exhibit at the EuroNanoForum 2009
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

EuroNanoForum 2009 is the 4th conference of a set of international nanotechnology conferences organized within the framework of national Presidencies of the European Union. NanoArt is the expression of the Nanotechnology Revolution and reflects the transition from Science to Art using Technology. Read the Whole Article


April 24th, 2009
NanoArt 2008 International Online Competition - Top 10 - Part 1
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

I am pleased to present in a two-parts article the Top 10 artists in the 3rd edition of the international online competition for NanoArt, a new discipline at the art-science-technology intersections and a reflection of the Nanotechnology development. Read the Whole Article


January 12th, 2009
Art and Nanotechnology - Part 1
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Nanomaterials were used in Art from the early stages of human history. Northwestern University in Chicago published a comprehensive History of Nano Timeline on their site. Read the Whole Article


October 21st, 2008
NanoArt by Orfescu at the Prince of Asturias Awards
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Five scientists in the field of Nanotechnology will be awarded the Prince of Asturias prize for Technical and Scientific Research on October 24, 2008. Cris Orfescu has been invited to exhibit NanoArt in a solo show at this prestigious event. Read the Whole Article


September 19th, 2008
The 2nd International Festival of NanoArt
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The 2nd International Festival for NanoArt organized by NanoArt21 ( http://www.nanoart21.org ) will be hosted in Stuttgart, Germany by NAHVISION Institute for International Culture Exchange, between November 1st and November 30th, 2008.
NanoArt is the expression of the New Technological Revolution raising the people awareness of Nanotechnology and its impact on our life. Read the Whole Article


August 7th, 2008
NanoArt Pioneers - Interview with Hugh McGrory
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

"NanoArt does not really need a definition. What needs to be stressed about it is that it is examining an area that will define the 21st Century, an area that will grow exponentially and change the way we think about the world. The images created in science labs (taken at the nanoscale) are NanoArt if they are presented as art." - Hugh McGrory Read the Whole Article


July 24th, 2008
NanoArt K12 Program
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The NanoArt K12 program has been launched by NanoArt21 in collaboration with The Nanotechnology Group. The purpose of this worldwide program is to support the education of the new generations of artists and scientists and to promote the art-science-technology intersections, Nanotechnology and NanoArt for a better youth development. Read the Whole Article


June 3rd, 2008
NanoArt 2007 International Online Competition - Part II
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

This is the second part of an article dedicated to the top 10 artists in the NanoArt 2007 International Online Competition. Read the Whole Article


April 16th, 2008
NanoArt 2007 International Online Competition - Part I
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The voting process for the NanoArt 2007 International Online Competition is over. 121 works were submited by 37 nanoartists from 13 countries and the public voting was open during a period of 3 months. Congratulations to all participating artists! The first 10 artists will be featured in a two-parts article. Read the Whole Article


March 19th, 2008
Showcasing NanoArt Works
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

Reading some of the comments after Barnaby J. Feder published his article "The Art of Nanotech" in the New York Times, I realized that we need to inform people better about NanoArt, otherwise they may think that we are trying to put together some kind of coloring book for Photoshop. Read the Whole Article


February 8th, 2008
NanoArt and Nanotechnology - New Frontiers
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

EGOCREANET c/o Laboratory of Research in Education (LRE) of the Chemical Dept. of the University of Florence will organise during the Italian Week of Science, in March 2008, an open dialog between contemporary art and science, focused on Nanotechnology. Read the Whole Article


January 7th, 2008
NanoArt Pioneers - Interview with Jack Mason
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

For my own work, which I call Nanotechno, the definition I've gravitated toward is "envisioning the invisible", says Mason. This is the first article in a series of interviews with NanoArt pioneers. Read the Whole Article


November 27th, 2007
NanoArt at the Eye Tricks Show at Walsh Gallery
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

This is for the first time when two nanoartists are selected to exhibit their works in a non-exclusive Nanotechnology related art. It is a step forward for NanoArt. Read the Whole Article


October 23rd, 2007
Italy Joined the NanoArt Movement
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

One of the richest countries in the world with respect to art heritage, Italy, held this month an international exhibition dedicated to NanoArt as an artistic expression of Nanotechnology. Read the Whole Article


September 5th, 2007
The 1st International Festival of NanoArt - Finland 2007: Art and Nanotechnology - Part III
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

The third part of the Art and Nanotechnology series continues to cover the exhibiting nanoartists at The 1st International Festival of NanoArt. Read the Whole Article


July 9th, 2007
The 1st International Festival of NanoArt - Finland 2007: Art and Nanotechnology - Part II
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

This is the second part of the Art and Nanotechnology series presenting the participating nanoartists at The 1st International Festival of NanoArt, in May 2007 , in Finland. Read the Whole Article


September 20th, 2007
The 1st International Festival of NanoArt - Finland 2007: Art and Nanotechnology - Part I
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

NanoArt reflects the technological movement of the 21st century and is raising the public awareness about Nanotechnology and its impact on our lives. The 1st International Festival of NanoArt was hosted by the Kotkan Valokuvakeskus Gallery in Kotka, Finland between May 4 and May 26, 2007. The show was curated by Cris Orfescu (USA) and Timo Mahonen (Finland). This event was the first ever, as far as I know, to bring so many nanoartists together in a brick-and-mortar gallery. Read the Whole Article


May 9th, 2007
NANOART: New Art Discipline
Cris Orfescu
Founder, NanoArt21

NanoArt is a new art discipline related to micro/nanosculptures created by artists/scientists through chemical/physical processes and/or natural micro/nanostructures that are visualized with powerful research tools like Scanning Electron Microscopes and Atomic Force Microscopes. After the visualization step, further artistic morphing of the images is necessary to create aesthetic artworks that could be showcased for the general public. Read the Whole Article

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE



  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More














ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project







© Copyright 1999-2014 7th Wave, Inc. All Rights Reserved PRIVACY POLICY :: CONTACT US :: STATS :: SITE MAP :: ADVERTISE