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Poles Apart?

Thursday 17 May 2011, 7.00 – 9.00 pm The White Horse Bar, 266 Canongate (Royal Mile), Edinburgh A lively and well-attended group discussion about Art and Science and how to bring the two ‘poles’ closer together. ASCUS members kickstarted the discussion about Art and Science with background information on the nature of Art/Science Collaborations, excerpts from the well known lecture ‘The Two …

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Ethnograms: Last chance to apply!

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Ethnograms:  A micro-residency for artists, designers, programmers an anthropologists Date: 21st – 23rd May Location: Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh Deadline for applications: Tuesday 6th May We’re pleased to be working in partnership with Anthropologists from the University of Edinburgh to deliver the Ethnograms micro-residency, leading to a £5,000 artists commission. We welcome applications from artists, designers and programmers to participate in the …

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Ethnograms Micro-Residency announced

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Following the residency the University of Edinburgh team are looking to select an artist to collaborate with more closely and to award a £5,000 commission. Follow this link for more information  

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TEDx University of Glasgow

Saturday 15 March 2014 University of Glasgow, Glasgow ASCUS provides some entertainment at the very first TEDx University of Glasgow. With the theme of connectivity, ASCUS was invited to participate with a presentation stand. ASCUS Chamberlain Lab Micro-Residency artists Charlie Knox, Dave House and Aaron Jeffrey were at the ASCUS stand showing their artwork and demonstrating their sonic art software.

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TEDx University of Edinburgh: ASCUS Art and Science Salon

Friday 21 February 2014 Pleasance, University of Edinburgh TEDx University of Edinburgh: Thinking in Abundance. The ASCUS Art and Science Salon was an opportunity to share and connect with other members of the University interested in the art science intersection. The Salon was an informal environment with spaces for each art science activity to showcase their work and engage in …

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TEDx University of Edinburgh

Wednesday 12 June 2013 Inspace, University of Edinburgh In parallel with the TED Global conference, also happening in Edinburgh, the TEDx University of Edinburgh team hosted a whole day of live streamed talks from the Global conference. ASCUS was there throughout the day getting people to collaborate and engage with the talks through our [E]laborate poetry workshop TEDx special. Images, …

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Research Futures 2013: Public Engagement and the Impact Agenda

Tuesday 4 June 2013 In June 2013 ASCUS volunteers attended the 2013 Research Futures Conference hosted by St. Andrews University. The theme of this years conference was ‘Public Engagement and the Impact Agenda’ and ASCUS’s unique brand of art-science collaboration brought a new angle to the debate on how researchers can introduce their work to a wider audience and encourage …

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