Wednesday 16, August 2017

ASCUS Community

Welcome to the ASCUS Community

This page, linked to our facebook group is for the ASCUS community to share events, ideas, and get excited about the art-science activities happening around them.

At ASCUS we are delighted to be partnering with eXXpedition to host their all women crew for 'A Life in Plastic' as they dock in Edinburgh at the end of this month!

Are you interested in understanding more about the plastics pollution in our seas? Want to be part of an immersive Arts and Science experience combining sound, video and microscopic art in #ASCUSLab? If so then join us on Saturday the 26th of August!

'A Life in Plastic' Experience:
Every hour on the hour between 10am-5pm, in ASCUS Lab

'A Life in Plastic'Public Artwork:
From 10am-5pm, Summerhall Courtyard

If you're also along in Leith do check out 'Leith Labs eXXplores eXXpedition' in Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre for free hands-on activities with Kids against Plastic!
Leith Labs eXXplores eXXpedition

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‘A Life in Plastic’ Experience

August 26, 2017, 10:00am - August 26, 2017, 11:00am

At ASCUS we are delighted to be partnering with eXXpedition to host the Team for ‘A Life in Plastic’ on the 26th of August, as they dock in the Port of Leith. On the day we will welcome the eXXpe...

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If you are in the area, I'm talking about the life and death of my bioassemblages tonight at Queen's Hall, Hexham as part of #FEED - 6pm, would be great to see you there ... See MoreSee Less

FEED - In Conversation

July 24, 2017, 6:00pm - July 24, 2017, 3:00pm

#FEED In Conversation: Louise Mackenzie, Wojtek Mejor and Sneha Solanki Chair: Dominic Smith (Curator) Join us on Monday, early evening (6pm) for a discussion around each artists practice and the th...

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This is just a wee reminder that this is happening tomorrow (Saturday 22nd Jul). Pop along to the #ASCUSLab between 10am-4pm to chat about neuroscience and explore the brain! ... See MoreSee Less

Featured Open Session – with Guest Neuroscientist Jemma Pilcher

July 22, 2017, 10:00am - July 22, 2017, 10:00am

Ever asked yourself how does your brain work? This question has been puzzling scientists for centuries and will probably continue to do so far into the future. However, there is plenty we do know abou...

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Calling all Manchester-based scientists!

Are you interested in working with a poet to create an interdisciplinary exploration of your work for Manchester Science Festival 2017? If so, then please get in touch either by emailing me or sending me a DM.
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