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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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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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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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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 Glasgow

Saturday 15 March 2014 University of Glasgow, Glasgow ASCUS provides some entertainment at the very first TEDx University of Glasgow. With the theme of connectivity, ASCUS was invited to participate with a presentation stand. ASCUS Chamberlain Lab Micro-Residency artists Charlie Knox, Dave House and Aaron Jeffrey were at the ASCUS stand showing their artwork and demonstrating their sonic art software.

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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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