Bio Art

HUMAN+. The Future of Our Species

The Center of Contemporay Culture of Barcelona (CCCB) in association with Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin present the exhibition Human+. The future of our species. Showcasing the work of fifty artists and pioneering research proposals, HUMAN+ explores possible future paths for our species.... READ MORE...

Grow It Yourself

Grow It Yourself, the second collective exhibition curated by Marco Scotini, brings together a series of experiments in which agricultural production traces a constituent relationship between artistic practise and social ability.... READ MORE...

Fascination science: State Festival 2014

From 31 October to 2 November State Festival takes place in Berlin: the event creates a platform for interdisciplinary cooperation between scientists and artists and shall make the fascination of science available to a bigger audience.... READ MORE...

Synthetic Aesthetics. The MIT Press

In this book by Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, Jane Calvert, Pablo Schyfter, Alistair Elfick and Drew Endy synthetic biologists, artists, designers, social scientists investigate synthetic biology and design... READ MORE...

Bio art and design Award 2014

A call for designers and artists interested in the Life Sciences to propose projects for collaborative work across disciplines. A € 25.000 award for successful applicants... READ MORE...

The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis

The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis is a ground-breaking solo exhibition by artist Anna Dumitriu, showing installations and sculptures made with strains of mycobacteria, transformed historical artefacts, and textiles that our reveal the complexities of the history of Tuberculosis (TB) and our responses to the disease.... READ MORE...

Grow Your Own: life after nature

GROW YOUR OWN… is a new exhibition created by Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin that invites you to consider some of the potentially ground-breaking applications and uncertain implications of synthetic life.... READ MORE...

Biohackers. The Politics of Open Science. Hackers aiming at the conquest of the world of science

What do hackers have to do with BioLabs dealing with DNA mapping and testing new modifications of human life? Biohackers is a book written by Alessandro Delfanti, a scholar who studies the relationships between science and society. He tells us not only that the hacker culture has many things in common with the world of science, but also, in a more fascinating way, that the current transformations of life sciences are and will be even more characterized by a mash-up or remix (by adopting the author's own words) between the traditional scientific culture, the hacker ethics and the open access culture.... READ MORE...

Koen Vanmechelen – Leaving Paradise

Leaving Paradise marks the U.S. debut of major works recently created by the internationally renowned Belgian artist Koen Vanmechelen, featuring live chickens, sculpture, photography, installation, and video, including Hybridity in Art and Science – C.C.P., the multi media archive module presented at The Worldly House, dOCUMENTA (13).... READ MORE...