Edited by Pier Luigi Capucci, Giorgio Cipolletta
The book collects the proceedings of art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 conference, that took place in Bologna, July 3-5 2017.
art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 International conference was keen on the relationship between artistic and scientific disciplines and celebrated the 50th anniversary of Leonardo journal, published by MIT Press, the most influential in the international arena on the relationships among arts, sciences and technologies. art*science 2017/Leonardo 50 general topic was “The New and History”. The “new”, the “innovation”, have roots in history but they can project this heritage into the future thanks to the collaboration among arts, sciences and technologies.