ASCUS at ESAF 2016

For the Love of Art and Science

For the 14th of February, ASCUS is proud to be partnering with the Edinburgh Student Art Festival (ESAF) 2016 for a unique event on the 14th of February ‘For the Love of Art & Science’. We will be staging workshops during the day from 12pm to 2pm in the ASCUS Lab featuring the art and science of chromatography with artist Felicity Bristow. From 7.30pm to 9.00pm you are invited to take part in our Art-Science Speed Dating event all for the love of art and science.

See more details below, and sign up now so you don’t miss out on this unique lab taster session, the chance for hands-on experiences in the ASCUS Lab and fun and interactive networking event to exchange your ideas and pratice with an artist of scientist. All scheduled activities must be booked in advance, but please feel free to drop in between sessions to meet the team!

All these events are FREE!
All tickets are available via Eventbrite
ASCUS Lab is supported by a Wellcome Trust People Award

About ESAF

The Edinburgh Students Arts Festival is award-winning first ever student-run festival launched in 2015. It brings together five higher educations and further education institutions across the city and aims to provide the student artists with an opportunity to showcase their work to the artistic community and public at large.


Programme Details

The Chromatography of Love
When: 12pm to 2pm, Sun 14th Feb (drop-in)
Where: ASCUS Lab, Summerhall
Tickets: BOOK HERE
Get in the mood for love and join us for a practical workshop investigating the chemical and creative art of Chromatography to make Valtentines themed Draw-ing(s).
Art and Science Speed Dating
When: 7.30-9.00pm, Sun 14th Feb
Where: Histology Lab, Summerhall
Tickets: BOOK HERE
Join our unique Art-Science Speed Dating Event that will allow you to exchange your own research & ideas with new people. Are you an artist interested in finding out more about experimentation in science? Or are you a scientist interested in exchanging creative ideas? Come to the ASCUS Lab and enjoy Valentine’s Day sharing new ideas with the perfect match.

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