Tag Archives: University of Edinburgh

Launching How the Light gets in | 2015 Science Festival

Preview/Art Launch: Friday 3rd April 7pm-9pm Summerhall HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN, is co-curated by the Edinburgh International Science Festival, Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science, bringing together a selection of works by international artists intrigued by light in all its forms and facets with those aiming to shine a light on the workings of our brain, mind and consciousness. …

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CIIE micro-residency

Our four micro-residency artists have embarked on a three month collaborative journey with scientists from the University of Edinburgh’s Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution and you can keep up to date with their progress here. The artists will be preparing to exhibit their work to the general public within a group exhibition in Summerhall as part of the Edinburgh …

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CIIE micro-residency Artists announced

Mark Doyle Mark Doyle is a mixed-media artist living and working in Edinburgh. Graduating from Edinburgh College of Art in 2005, he received a degree in drawing and painting, as well as a number of awards, such as the Andrew Grant Bequest and the George Jackson Hutchison Memorial Prize. Recent projects include collaborating with emerging Scottish writers and poets and …

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ASCUS involvement with University of Edinburgh Masters Course

2013 – 2014 ASCUS is teaching and hosting student placements for the University of Edinburgh’s MSc in Science Communication and Public Engagement. For more information about the course please see: https://www.ed.ac.uk/biomedical-sciences/postgraduate-studying/msc-science-communication

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Innovative Learning Week 2014

17 – 21 February 2014 University of Edinburgh Innovative Learning Week (ILW) 2014 is a week-long programme of exciting and creative events that brings together staff, students and alumni from across the University. During #ILW2014 ASCUS worked with Staff from the University of Edinburgh from Mathematics and Neuroscience. https://www.ed.ac.uk/students/academic-life/creative-learning

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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 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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