Sunday 20, May 2018

Open Call

Art and Science on a Postcard

Come Join us in ASCUS Lab for Art & Science on a Postcard, a networking and hands-on workshop for artists and scientists. This workshop is brought to you by ASCUS, InterSci and in collaboration with Pint of Science and their Creative Reactions initiative. Art & Science on a Postcard 10:00am-12:30pm & 1:00pm-3:30pm Sat 28th Apr 2018 This is a collaborative & creative exchange …

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The Greenhouse Gas Exchange

This October ASCUS is delighted to be partnering with the Greenhouse gAs Uk and Global Emissions (GAUGE) project to bring you ASCUS Lab’s very first Greenhouse Gas Exchange event for creative practitioners. The Greenhouse Gas Exchange is a day long interactive event for creative practitioners interested in meeting current researchers involved in the GAUGE project. This is an opportunity for …

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Atopic Art Micro-Residency | Open Call

Announcing our new ASCUS micro-residency and commission with Prof. Sara Brown, within the School of Medicine and Ninewells Hospital, Dundee. In May 2015 Sara became the first UK dermatologist to be awarded a prestigious Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship in Clinical Science. Having teamed up with Sara and charity Eczema Outreach Scotland to run our participatory workshops project with artists …

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Opportunity for Artists to Attend BNA Conference in Edinburgh

In partnership with the BNA (British Neuroscience Association), ASCUS Art & Science launches its Artists are Present initiative for BNA2015: Festival of Neuroscience celebrating it’s 50 year anniversary. Throughout the conference, members of the ASCUS team and a number of selected artists will have access* to BNA2015. We are looking for expressions of interest from artists who would like to …

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Calling all Scientists!

Announcing a new public engagement opportunity for scientists. Would you like to view your research through the eyes of an artist? ASCUS Art & Science have teamed up with The Number Shop (TNS) to develop this exciting project. Artists based at the Number Shop studios and project space, would like to connect with scientists to develop new work inspired by …

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Atopic Art: Expressions of Eczema | Call for Proposals

Application Deadline: 5pm on the 7th January 2015 Announcing our new Participatory Art Project, Atopic Art: Expressions of Eczema. This is an innovative new collaborative project between Dr. Sara Brown at University of Dundee, Eczema Outreach Scotland and ASCUS Art & Science. This is an open call for proposals from artists on the themes of: The Science of eczema and Living with …

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ASCUS CIIE Micro-Residency – Open call

Application Deadline: 5pm on the 1st December 2014 Announcing our new ASCUS micro-residency programme at the Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution (CIIE) located in Ashworth labs, University of Edinburgh. Scientists have made progress in understanding how pathogens cause disease, escape our immune defences and spread in populations. However pathogen evolution threatens this progress, generating drug resistance, rendering vaccines ineffective …

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Open Call to attend TippingPoint Oxford

Friday  8 August 2014, 5 pm (Application Deadline), Sunday & Monday September 21 & 22 2014 (Event Dates) Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford ASCUS has teamed up with TippingPoint and have been allocated three ASCUS places for Scottish artists to attend their next major event in Oxford. The focus this year will be energy, in the context of climate change. The artistic …

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Call for expressions of Interest for: Edinburgh International Science Festival, City Art Centre Exhibition 2014

February – April 2014 City Art Centre, Edinburgh ASCUS is calling for expressions of interest from scientists and artists/designers to be a part of an exhibition at the City Art Centre for the Edinburgh International Science Festival. We are looking for scientists at any stage of their career to share their research with artists/designers who we will ask to interpret …

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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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