Touching Histories: UTD Celebrates 50 Years 2020-04-15T16:16:13-05:00

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Touching Histories: UTD Celebrates 50 Years

Touching Histories: UTD Celebrates 50 Years is part of the Celestial Celebration: Music, Art, and Technology collaboration with the Richardson Symphony Orchestra and the Chuck Eisemann Center. This installation is an interactive timeline highlighting the 50-year history of the University of Texas at Dallas that is deeply intertwined with Texas Instruments, the City of Richardson, and the technology-rich region of North Texas.

Students: Alex Remington, Danai Bavishi, Anthony Inga

Faculty and Staff: Heidi Rae Cooley (project lead), Dale MacDonald (project lead)

More Info > The Celestial Celebrations: Music, Art, and Technology collaboration commemorates the 50th anniversaries of the Apollo Moon Landing and the founding of the University of Texas at Dallas. The event was a collaboration between ATEC, the Richardon Symphony Orchestra, The Eisemann Center, and the Advanced Visualization Lab at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. It featured interactive installations and visual music to accompany a performance.

To learn more about Celestial Celebrations: Music, Art, and Technology read Theater Jones review, “The Richardson Symphony partnered with University of Texas at Dallas for a far-out concert.”

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