Biomedia

Elaine Whittaker

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag) Elaine Whittaker, a bioartist based in Toronto, Canada, uses a wide range of media such as sculpture, installation or digital-images to create artworks that allow audiences to better understand science and scientific issues. Working in the intersection of art,…

Sabrina Osborne

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Beautiful, unsettling and disturbing are some of the words the come to my mind to describe the creative universe of Sabrina Osborne’s art. Indian born but living and working between London and New Delhi, her work —linked to concerns…

Mylyn Nguyen

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado  (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Imagination and an open mind are two of the most powerful weapons of the creativity process and the artistic work of Australian visual artist Mylyn Nguyen is a fantastic example of both. Mylyn takes our hand and leads us…

Miriam Simun

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Miriam Simun is a research-based artist blurring the boundaries between art and social change: ecological, historical and technical. One of the central axis of her work is to provoke critical thinking on society about the implications of global warming and climate change….

Brandon Ballengée

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Amphibians, birds, environmental catastrophes, ecological destruction, extinct species or overfishing, are some of the words that define the creative universe of Brandon Ballengée. With a deeply connection with nature, Ballengée uses biological materials as his own blood, glowing gems or deformed…

Christina Agapakis

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Christina Agapakis —biologist and artist— explores new scenarios in which is possible to question the relationship between humans and bacteria to promote reflection in society.   Human microbes, evolution biology, cheese, smell and body odors are some of the words that…

Claire Morgan

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Visual artist Claire Morgan (Irish-born, London-based) utilizes taxidermy to create sculptural installations. Her surreal and fascinating universe is inhabited by botanical and zoological specimens suspended from the ceiling by threads.   Claire Morgan blends art, living materials, taxidermy and literature…

Anna Dumitriu

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) My first exposure to the creative universe of Anna Dumitriu was when I read a piece about her work in The Guardian. Her work caught my immediate attention, thanks to my background in  Molecular Biology and Genetics. Even though the intersection…

Rebecca Louise Law

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Columbia Road is a street in East London which is transformed into a paradise of flowers with the flower market every Sunday. Rebecca Louise Law —London-based installation artist— blends art, nature and people. She worked in numerous public spaces and with…

Heather Barnett

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Key Artists

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Heather Barnett  is a London-based visual artist and researcher working with living system and scientific processes who turns slime mould into stunning art. By  blending art with cellular differentiation and organism intelligence she is blurring the boundaries of art and scientific research.  …