Biomedia

No Such Thing As Gravity

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia

Words by Ana Sancho   No Such Thing As Gravity is the forthcoming exhibition of FACT Liverpool. Curated by Rob La Frenais, it will explore the boundaries between art and the dynamic aspects of science. No Such Thing As Gravity aims to exhibit artworks and…

Andrew Pelling

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

  Words by Ana Sancho   From unusual and extraordinary perspectives is how projects get started in the laboratory of Andrew Pelling, a place where the highest values are curiosity and the exploration of creative science. Pelling is a scientist and entrepreneur whose team at the…

Oron Catts

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Reflections into materiality of life, the core of existence itself, has been the creative motor of Oron Catts* (along with his partner and main collaborator Ionat Zurr). The artist, curator and visiting professor at the Royal College…

Nathan Thompson

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Robotics / Kinetics

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   One of the most exciting moments as a cell biologist probably is when, for the first time, you see through the microscope lenses, cardiac or smooth muscle cells twitching autonomously in your cell culture. I shared that…

Andy Gracie

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag) An experiment is a set of procedures performed to prove a theory but for visual artist Andy Gracie is not only an act of acquiring knowledge and information but also trying unknown or unexperienced processes. Andy Gracie builds technological…

Victoria Vesna

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag)   Leading artist Victoria Vesna, Ph.D., is Director of UCLA’s Art|Sci Center and Professor at the UCLA Department of Design | Media Arts and one of the most talented artists working in between technology, art and scientific innovation….

Robert Hengeveld

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_Clotmag)   Robert Hengeveld is a multi-media artist living and working in Toronto (Canada). Hengeveld is that kind of visual artist that not only tells a story but also explores new visions about the future of nature. His creative…

Jens Hauser

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Curators, Thinkers

Art produced by the intersection with science, technology and new media arises from philosophical reflections and specific scientific research. But more importantly, the epistemiological framework in which lies is vital. Jens Hauser is an art curator and media studies scholar focusing on the interactions between…

Julia Buntaine

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag)   The brain is the most complex organ in a vertebrate’s body. Neurons interconnected by synapses, nerve cells and neurotransmitters – amino acids, peptides and monoamines to name just a few molecules and cells involved – work in…

Marta De Menezes

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag)   The work of visual artist and curator Marta De Menezes, who creates artworks that literally live and die, combines both biology and art. Menezes, crossing between the disciplines of art and biology for her own artistic purposes, has…