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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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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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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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Hunting for Answers exhibition

Hunting for Answers exhibition at Strathclyde Engage Week took place on Wed 30th April – Fri 2nd May 2014, 10.00 am – 4.00 pm at the John Arbuthnott Building, Hamnett Wing, University of Strathclyde, Cathedral Street, Glasgow See how it went here Our Hunting for Answers exhibition from the ASCUS Micro-Residency with the Chamberlain Lab is part of the Strathclyde Science Special at …

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Hunting for Answers

27 April – 2 May 2014 Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Hamnett Wing, 161 Cathedral Street, Glasgow We’re proud to present the fruits of our ASCUS Micro-Residency with the Chamberlain Lab at the University of Strathclyde. Hunting for Answers is the culmination of an ASCUS Micro-Residency of ten artists alongside a group of researchers from Strathclyde Institute of …

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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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Strathclyde Micro-Residency

The Chamberlain group micro-residency gave ten artists access to research labs at the University of Strathclyde in February and March 2014. The artists selected spent four days working closely with research scientists and learning about their work on Huntington’s Disease by observing and recreating experiments in the lab. The art work created as part of the residency culminating in a …

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2014 Sceince Festival: [E]laborate with ASCUS

Saturday 12 April 2014, 2.00 – 4.00 pm Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Summerhall, Edinburgh Returning for it’s second year is the [E]laborate with ASCUS poetry workshop. ASCUS [E]laborate workshops take us back to the origin of the word laboratory, providing an opportunity to get involved with active, hands-on, art science interactions and collaborations. Join Emily Workman for some word based fun and …

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2014 Sceince Festival: Summerhall Sci-Art Trail

5 – 20 April 2014 City Art Centre, Edinburgh ASCUS is presenting a small exhibition as part of the Summerhall Sci-Art Trail where we are showing work in our Display Case by one of the Artists also exhibiting in the City Art Centre. The Display Case at Summerhall is an ASCUS curated space for displaying work at the art science …

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