Tag Archives: Edinburgh

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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Genetics and Archives: inspiring new art

Wednesday 30 October 2013,  6.00 – 7.30 pm Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL   ‘Towards Dolly: Edinburgh, Roslin and the Birth of Modern Genetics’ is based within Edinburgh University Library’s  Centre for Research Collections and is generously funded by the Wellcome Trust’s Research Resources in Medical History grants scheme. The project archivist, Clare Button, and rare books cataloguer, Kristy …

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Jill Scott: Co-Director – Artists in Labs

Monday 6 May 2013, 4.00 – 5.00 pm QMRI, Queens Medical Research Institute, Mary Kinross Room A talk as part of the Science and Art: Exemplars Collaborations and Interdisciplinarity talk series, brought to you by Edinburgh College of Art’s Art, Space and Nature Programme and ASCUS. Jill Scott is Co-Director of Artists in Labs and Vice Director at Z-Node PhD …

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2013 Science Festival: ASCUS Exhibition at the City Art Centre

23 March – 6 April 2013 This year, ASCUS is proud to present a series of work at the City Art Centre for the Edinburgh International Science Festival. The artwork sits alongside the interactive displays that EISF present each year at the City Art Centre, and shows off what can be achieved when artists and scientists collaborate. The work in …

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Dorothy Hardy

The research aims to increase the range of colour and form of PV, as the current blue and black PV squares are proving restrictive in building design. Replacing existing building materials with a new, aesthetic, building-integrated PV that generates electricity, will mean that many more inventive designs can be developed by artists, architects, designers and engineers.

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Insights and Ideas Cafe: Science

Thursday 5 April 2012, 2.00 – 4.00 pm Creative Scotland, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh The event will showcase interesting practice and encourage exploration and discussion on science, creativity and culture and offer an opportunity to network with academics, researchers and others with practical experience of working in this area. This event is being held in association with ascus (arts science collaborative). Speakers: Andrew …

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