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. Celebrating the UN International Year of Light and the Science Festival’s Brainwaves strand, the exhibitions explore the beauty, form and function of light and its role as a metaphor for knowledge and enlightenment.

How_the_light_gets_inPhoto courtesy of artist Julia Malle

For the Edinburgh International Science Festival, ASCUS also takes over the Lower Church Galleries Summerhall, to present Parallel Perspectives an exhibition of works that intertwine art and science, comprising of three group shows, created from direct collaboration between artists and scientists.

CLICK HERE to view the 2015 Edinburgh International Science Festival Programme

How The Light Gets In EISF 2015

Watch this video to hear more about EISF 2015 from Amanda Tyndall, Deputy Festival Director, as well as interviews with exhibiting artists; Andrew Carnie, Julia Malle, Morven Gregor and Gerry Loose

Published on Apr 15, 2015

Edinburgh International Science Festival