Co-Produced by New York Live Arts

Artists team up with scientists, melding theater, dance, audiovisual installation, and lectures with the very technologies they consider, to create immersive, mind-bending universe for MAXlive 2021: The Neuroverse. This time around, we’re bringing you face to face with the urgent questions and stirring unknowns at the intersection of neuroscience, machine learning, and A.I. Grab your tickets and come join in on the fun as we take over the island of manhattan and transform it into The Neuroverse.

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THE LINE-UP 

City
Workshops
Installations
Forums
Performances
  • How Does Thinking Look Like
    In a world where most people picture of what artificial...
             ONX STUDIO
  • Doppelgänger
    The NUMM Collective is showing the world that it in...
    November 05  - November 05      2021   New York Live Arts
  • SIREN: Listening to Another Species on Earth
    Come dive into the creative minds of the humpback whale...
    November 05  - November 07      2021   The Invisible Dog Art Center
  • Secret Garden
    Travel across space and time and immerse yourself in this...
    November 05  - November 07      2021   ONX STUDIO
  • Lizardly
    Innovative work that employs VR, MoCap and Machine Learning to...
    November 05  - November 07      2021   New York Live Arts
  • The Wandering Mind
    Close your eyes and see what it really means to...
    November 05  - November 06      2021   New York Live Arts
  • Inference Engine
    When you step into Inference Engine, you are stepping into...
    November 05  - November 07      2021   ONX Studio
  • On Wings Of Song
    Brooklyn-based orchestra The Knights are helping you slow down and...
    November 06  - November 06      2021   New York Live Arts
  • OÁYE AI
    Lakota cosmology provides an alternative framework for developing and integrating...
    November 05  - November 07      2021   
  • We Are Your Robots
    What do your devices really say about you?   Join Ethan Lipton...
    November 05 & November 06      2021   
  • MAXforum: Have the Robot Armies Arrived?
    With a recent assassination in Iran by an autonomous vehicle...
             
  • Inference Engine: Exploring the GANthropocene
    In a world where most people's mental picture of what...
    November 06  - November 06      2021   ONX Studio
  • MAXforum: Costs of Extraction
    Your chance to talk to some of the artists behind...
    November 07  - November 07      2021   New York Live Arts
  • MAXforum: Bodies of Intelligence
    First, best-selling author and viral ted-talk speaker Annie Murphy Paul...
    November 07  - November 07      2021   NEw York Live Arts
  • MAXforum: Road to Recovery
    How can technology enable different attitudes of attention and care? Composer...
             

THE SCHEDULE 

4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

OÁYE AI

New York Live Arts

4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

Doppelgänger

New York Live Arts

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Opening Night Party

New York Live Arts

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Secret Garden/Inference Engine 

ONX Studio

7:00 PM – 7:30 PM

How Does Thinking Look Like 

ONX Studio

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Wandering Mind

New York Live Arts

8:00 PM – 8:45 PM

Doppelgänger

New York Live Arts

10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

OÁYE AI

New York Live Arts

12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

Neuroscience based Yoga

Live Arts

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

The Wandering Mind

New York Live Arts

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The Wandering Mind

New York Live Arts

2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Secret Garden/Inference Engine

ONX Studio

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

How Does Thinking Look Like

ONX Studio

6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

How Does Thinking Look Like

ONX Studio

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

The Wandering Mind

New York Live Arts

7:00 PM – 8:10 PM

On Wings of Song with the Knights

New York Live Arts

9:00 PM – 10:00 PM

We Are Your Robots

New York Live Arts

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

MAXforum: This Way to Destruction 

New York Live Arts

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM

Lizardly

New York Live Arts

2:30 AM – 4:30 PM

MAXforum: Paths to Recovery 

New York Live Arts

5:00 PM – 5:45 PM

Lizardly

New York Live Arts

2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Secret Garden / Inference Engine

ONX STUDIO

THE VENUES

NEW YORK LIVE ARTS

219 W 19th St, New York, NY 10011
All guests will be required to provide proof of full vaccination and a government issued ID before entry, and wear a mask when in any part of the building. Accepted proofs of vaccination are Excelsior Pass, NYC COVID Safe App, or valid vaccine card. “Fully vaccinated” means the event date must be at least 14 days after the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine, or at least 14 days after a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine. 

New York Live Arts is a center of diverse artists devoted to body-based investigation that transcends barriers between and within communities led by world-renowned choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer, Bill T. Jones and home to the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company. Live Arts is an internationally recognized destination for innovative movement-based artistry offering audiences access to art and artists notable for their conceptual rigor, formal experimentation and active engagement with the social, political and cultural currents of our times.

ONX STUDIOS

645 Fifth Ave Olympic Tower,
New York, NY 10022

ONX Studio is an accelerator, a subsidized workspace and presentation gallery located in the Onassis Gallery of Olympic Tower, the Midtown Manhattan headquarters of Onassis USA. Set to open during fall 2020, it will house a dozen artists and producers, including NEW INC alumni and others working in extended reality, for a year-long term to develop significant works for the public realm. The studio space will also transform into a extended reality gallery every year for a month-long showcase featuring ONX members. The first showcase is planned for winter 2020/2021.

The Invisible Dog Arts Center

 51 Bergen St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

COLLABORATORS

  • The Knights
    THE KNIGHTS are a collective of adventurous musicians dedicated to...
  • Suzanne Kite
    Suzanne Kite is an Oglala Lakota performance artist, visual artist...
  • Stephanie Dinkins
    Stephanie Dinkins is a transmedia artist who creates platforms for...
  • slow immediate
    slow immediate is the creative studio of Gershon Dublon and...
  • The NUMM Collective
    NUUM is a collective of multidisciplinary artists committed to bringing...
  • Kyle McDonald
    Kyle McDonald is an artist working with code who crafts...
  • Kat Mustatea
    Kat Mustatea is a playwright and technologist whose tech-native storytelling...
  • Heidi Boisvert
    Heidi Boisvert (PhD) is an interdisciplinary artist, experience designer, creative...