WHERE LIVE ARTS AND SCIENCE CONVERGE

We produce and present live arts that interrogate the scientific innovations and technological changes of our times.

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Neuroverse

MAX 2021: The Neuroverse, our next live arts festival will engage questions about neuroscience and AI.

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MAXvirtual

MAXvirtual is a platform for live art pieces created and curated specifically to be shared online.

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MAXmachina

MAXmachina is a program designed to support artists and develop their work for presentation at a MAX biennial festival

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Programs

  • Heisenberg
    With 100 others share an augmented reality tour of the...
    May 16 & May 18, 2019, Exploratorium
  • Extraterrestrial – A Drag Invasion
    Alert, alert! San Francisco is being invaded May 17 at...
    May 17 , 2019, Z Space
  • Living/Distance
    Xin Liu's sculpted avatar comes to life in space and...
    May 16 & May 18, 2019, Exploratorium
  • Star Stories
    Lakota youth from South Dakota’s Rosebud Sioux Reservation collaborate with Lakota...
    May 17 & May 18, 2019, California Academy of Sciences
  • Kronos Eclipse
    San Francisco’s Grammy-winning Kronos Quartet has a gravitational force, unlike...
    May 17 , 2019, Exploratorium
  • Alice Sheppard seated in her wheelchair with two crutches, crosses her body and arches her spine to look behind. The photo is a mirror reflection and Alice looks back at herself as her crutches disappear into each other in a seamless touchpoint. Photo by Lisa Niedermeyer. Caption Text: Alice Sheppard from solo work Where Good Souls Fear. Photo by Lisa Niedermeyer.
    Pas De Deux: Robots as Our Partners
    A Pas De Deux like you have never seen before...
    May 16 & May 18, 2019, Exploratorium

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