Upcoming Events

Fertility Research: Hands-On Workshop Call Out

Image Credit: Betina Mihalas Fertility Research: Behind the Scenes Hands-On Workshop Call Out 14:00 – 17:00, Saturday 30th October 2021   What? Have you ever wondered what happens with human eggs that get donated for research? And what researchers who work on fertility do on a daily basis? The University of Edinburgh’s Welcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology and ASCUS …

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Syncrasy | WE BEGAN AS PART OF THE BODY | Exhibition

Syncrasy is a contemporary art exhibition co-curated by Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science. We Began as Part of the Body by Beverley Hood, a series of works that play with scale to capture the fleeting lifespan of living cells, is one of three exhibitions presented at Summerhall, for the 2021 Science Festival, by artists working across the fields of art, …

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Syncrasy | OSCILLATIONS | Exhibition

Syncrasy is a contemporary art exhibition co-curated by Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science. Oscillations by Victoria Evans, a series of works that explore the infinite forces of our environment, is one of three exhibitions presented at Summerhall, for the 2021 Science Festival, by artists working across the fields of art, science and technology. Presented by Summerhall and ASCUS Art and …

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Syncrasy | E-NUMBERS V2.0 | Exhibition

Syncrasy is a contemporary art exhibition co-curated by Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science. E-Numbers V2.0 by Sneha Solanki, a series of works that explore the unacknowledged microbes within the food system, is one of three exhibitions presented at Summerhall, for the 2021 Science Festival, by artists working across the fields of art, science and technology. Presented by Summerhall and ASCUS …

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Catalysing Creativity | Online Exhibition

‘Catalysing Creativity: Stories of Change’ is a new digital exhibition curated by ASCUS Art & Science highlighting molecular science and artistic approaches as a lens through which to investigate the concept of change and the interconnectivity of people and our planet. Experience for the very first time, online, two bodies of work from two new art-science collaborations, from collaborations between …

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Catalysing Creativity | Sciennes Place

Presented here are cyanotypes, printmaking and ceramic objects that use visual storytelling techniques as a device to create new points of access to Amanda’s research and questioning, what are the implications of unnatural activation of dormant powers in science and culture? Presented by ASCUS Art and Science in partnership with ScotCHEM Read more about ‘Catalysing Creativity: Stories of Change’ here …

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Entanglements of Time and Tide | THE NON HUMAN TOUCH

“As contamination changes world-making projects, mutual worlds—and new directions—may emerge.” – Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing ‘In the Anthropocene, noticing and observing microbial worlds is more essential than ever. Human bodies are ‘nested’ ecosystems and should no longer be perceived as fortresses to shield and defend against microbial onslaught.’ In her latest film, Sonia Mehra Chawla advocates for live-able collaborations, and rethinking …

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Entanglements of Time and Tide | VITAL TO LIFE

Entanglements of Time and Tide, is an artistic engagement, by India based artist Sonia Mehra Chawla, with the North Sea and its tidal zones, presented by ASCUS Art & Science as part of the 2021 Edinburgh Science Festival. The film ‘Vital to Life’ presented here is the result of an intensive International Art & Science residency (in 2019) in ASCUS …

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Catalysing Creativity | Discussion Event

‘Catalysing Creativity: Stories of Change’ is a new digital exhibition curated by ASCUS Art & Science presented as part of the 2021 Science Festival, highlighting molecular science and artistic approaches as a lens through which to investigate the concept of change and the interconnectivity of people and our planet Presented by ASCUS Art and Science in partnership with ScotCHEM Read …

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ASCUS at the 2021 Edinburgh Science Festival

Syncrasy | Summerhall Exhibition Presented by Summerhall and ASCUS Art and Science Entanglements of Time and Tide | Online Exhibition Presented by ASCUS Art and Science Catalysing Creativity: Stories of Change | Online Exhibition Presented by ASCUS Art and Science in partnership with ScotCHEM Events Programmme

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