Transmissions Exhibition travels to LifeSpace Dundee

LifeSpace_TransmisssionsImage courtesy of the artist Mark Doyle

Transmissions: Exploring the Microbial World is an exhibition of artworks that have been created during our micro-residency earlier this year at the Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution (CIIE). For this exhibiton LifeSpace Science Art Research Gallery based at the College of Life Sciences has partnered with ASCUS to showcase the resulting artworks alongside historical artefacts and information about current research into microbial diseases.

Exploring the Microbial World
11 June 2015 – 6 September 2015

Transmissions is an exhibition that explores the microbial world and the implications of human co-existence with microbial life. The exhibition features work by artists who have collaborated with scientists to consider representations of microbial life, the global impact of microbial diseases and the evolution of antimicrobial resistance.

Transmissions brings to Dundee recent art works by Mark Doyle, Jo Hodges & Robbie Coleman and Anne Milne, made as a result of a residency programme at the Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution at the University of Edinburgh supported by ASCUS Art & Science. Alongside these works of art, the exhibition includes historical artefacts brought together from the Museum Collections and the Archives at the University of Dundee and a selection of current research being conducted at the University of Dundee and the University of Edinburgh in this area.

Transmissions is supported by the Medicines for Malaria Venture and is a partnership between LifeSpace: Science Art Research Gallery and ASCUS Art & Science with with the Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution at the University of Edinburgh.

Preview: Thursday 11 June 2015, 5-7pm
Exhibition tour begins at 5pm

Exhibition: 12 June – 5 September 2015

Gallery opening times:
Saturday, 11am – 5pm
Monday – Friday, by appointment only

LifeSpace is located at the side entrance to the College of Life Sciences at the very top of Old Hawkhill Road, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 5EH

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