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This section includes annotated links to professional organizations that sponsor the creative convergence of art, science and technology toward inspiring and informing the process of exploration.

Studio for Creative Inquiry Studio for Creative Inquiry

The STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, based at Carnegie Mellon University, supports interdisciplinary and inter-institutional research and education projects at the intersections of arts, technology and culture.
The Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics CCRMA: Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics

CCRMA is an acronym for the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics and it's pronounced "karma." It is a multi-disciplinary facility where composers and researchers work together using computer-based technology both as an artistic medium and as a research tool.
Exploratorium image Exploratorium

The Exploratorium isn't just a museum; it's an ongoing exploration of science, art, and human perception -- a vast collection of online interactives, web features, activities, programs and events that feed your curiosity.
Rhizome Artbase Rhizome

Rhizome is dedicated to the creation, presentation, preservation and critique of emerging artistic practice that engage technology. Through open platforms of exchange, the Rhizome website serves to encourage and expand communities around these practices.
The Banff Centre New Media Institute The Banff Centre

BNMI is an internationally respected arts production and research institute designed to support creative pluralism, different modes of inquiry and the engagement of artists, technologists and researchers with the aesthetics and culture of new media.
Image from the 'fab lab,' a workshop that gives community members the opportunity to turn their ideas and concepts into reality Australian Network for Art and Technology (ANAT)

ANAT supports artists and creative practitioners engaging with science and technology, within Australia and beyond.
ZER01's mission is to inspire creativity at the intersection of art, technology and digital culture ZER01

ZER01's mission is to inspire creativity at the intersection of art, technology and digital culture. They are the producer of the 01SJ Biennial.
The Digital Arts and New Media Program serves as a center for the development and study of digital media and the cultures that they helped create The Digital Arts and New Media Program

The Digital Arts and New Media Program serves as a center for the development and study of digital media and the cultures that they have helped create.
Poster for the IAAA, the International Association of Astronomical Artists The International Association of Astronomical Artistis (IAAA)

The International Association of Astronomical Artists, the IAAA, was founded in 1982 by a small group of artists who journeyed through the fascinating but seldom trod territory where science and art overlap. (More information about the IAAA from the IAAA Manifesto)
The Stanford Institute for Creativity and the Arts (SiCa) Stanford Institute for Creativity and the Arts

The Stanford Institute for Creativity and the Arts (SiCa) is the home for multidisciplinary programming connected to the Arts Initiative at Stanford University; it demonstrates an effort to enhance existing arts programs in addition to creating new facilities and opportunities for students and faculty alike.
Viewers walk through a gallery with objects suspended from the ceiling The Daniel Langlois Foundation

The Daniel Langlois Foundation for Art, Science and Technology is a private, charitable organization with an international scope. The Foundation aims to further human knowledge by supporting artistic, scientific and technological research.
Image of a woman soaring through the air The Arts Catalyst

The Arts Catalyst commissions art that experimentally and critically engages with science. They sponsor and produce provocative, playful, risk-taking projects to spark dynamic conversations about our changing world.
Stars in the sky Astronomers Without Borders

Astronomers Without Borders seeks to foster understanding and goodwill across national and cultural boundaries by creating relationships through the universal appeal of astronomy. Astronomers Without Borders projects promote sharing. Sharing resources. Sharing knowledge. Sharing inspiration. All through a common interest in something basic and universal. Sharing the sky.