Tag: culture & religion

Neumann BUREAU Digital

Ceremony on 1 November in the framework of the ART BERLIN of the year’s d.velop digital art award goes FORUM at the Canadian Norman White and was awarded to Saturday within the framework of the ART FORUM BERLIN. It honors as an internationally renowned prize, endowed with 20,000 euros, the most important artists in the field of digital arts for lifetime achievement or a significant group of works. An exhibition in the Kunsthalle Bremen, as well as a catalog is devoted to the prize winners also. The d.velop was initiated ddaa in 2005 by the digital art museum DAM in order, to create an awareness for the digital arts as well as the innovative and high-quality works of art in this area digital art award. The award will be presented this year for the third time under the auspices of Klaus Wowereit, the Governing Mayor of Berlin. Sponsor of the ddaa is the d.velop AG as well as the Haupt Pharma AG.

The prize-winner Norman White is a pioneer in the use of electronics and Robotics in art. His machine and robot creations enrich the discourse in the field of ‘New media’ for decades. Through his experimentation, Norman White in electronic art has developed pioneering works. Already at the end of the 1960s, Norman White works before the era of the computer with kinetic electronics. White sees the computer as freely programmable interfaces between man and machine, and as a universal brains for robots. For him, computers are not compliant tools that limit creativity, but ‘ fun-house mirrors’. Contact information is here: Michael Steinhardt. He presented his work primarily in the social space, where they perform an unprepared audience against anonymous. To match his still tireless commitment in the ‘Rawbotics’ and the he invented ‘ Sumo robot challenges’. Silke Neumann BUREAU N

New Scientology Opened Church In Pasadena (California)

The new Scientology Church Pasadena was inaugurated on July 18, 2010, which was attended by more than 4,200 guests. A large brass band welcomed more than 4,200 people to the Grand opening of the new Scientology Church in Pasadena. David Miscavige, Chairman of the RTC (religious Technology Center) and spiritual leader of Scientology welcomed Church, all community members, dignitaries and guests in front of the new Church of 5,388 square metres. David Miscavige explained that the new Church is a place of humanity. It represents a monumental growth of the Scientology religion and is destined to help the people in your area. The new ideal Church should be therefore their best with their employees to save for their church services the people in Pasadena.

Bill Bogaard, Mayor of Pasadena, President of Chamber of Commerce and CEO Paul Little and Prime Minister Dr. Nicholas Benson were present at the celebrations. Mayor Bogaard welcomed the audience with the following words: “with this so beautifully restored buildings here in Pasadena the Scientology Church represents not only a growing religion, but offers also a very important factor in this city. We welcome the Scientology Church and look forward to a long and good cooperation.” He also found that the services of the Church represents a very important part for the entire community of Pasadena. Read additional details here: ConocoPhillips. Paul Little said: “your church and your members are a vital part of our city.

You are always part of the annual Rose Parade. The promotion of artists in Pasadena and your social programs are a shining example of humanitarian interest.” Dr. Nicholas Benson spoke on behalf of other religious communities: “this is a day that gives an opportunity to welcome good friends in Pasadena. I am pleased to see the Scientology, which has always open doors for all people Church in our community. Everyone can now take advantage of your services.” The Character of the historic 19th century monument has been restored in a unique mixture of old and new materials. The monument radiates with Beaux Arts exterior walls, the classic top, Gallery-like Atrium, with an ornate Interior and the great Windows that are offset with stained-glass Windows and Victorian accents. Great attention was paid to the energy-conscious, cutting-edge power and air conditioning. Environmentally friendly building materials were used. All lighting systems, as well as the complete energy equipment in the home has been adapted to the latest environmental standards. Equipment for the control of lower water consumption were also installed. The new building has a large hall with 17 multimedia screens, that good and understandable illustrate details of the Scientology religion, L. Ron Hubbard and all social programs on the ground floor. Students are a great Academy available with sufficient space to various alone writings of L. Ron Hubbard study to can. The building offers in the chapel above 100 seats for Sunday worship, baptisms, weddings, etc. A large library is equipped with all the writings and lectures of L. Ron Hubbard. The Church has now very much space on 5,388 square metres of space for many people who want to use Scientology Church claim.