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Bárbara Cartier

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Bárbara Cartier graduated from the IUNA (Instituto Universitario Nacional del Arte) in Visual Arts and since then, she has been refining her aesthetic. The power, sensitivity and creativity of her work and how she links human and animal behavior with it caught…

Davy and Kristin McGuire

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Kristin and Davy McGuire construct dream worlds from paper and their creative and innovative staging of a play caught our attention. The couple, multidisciplinary artists with a studio in Bristol (UK), combine video installations, performance, dioramas, animation and paper craft to…

Maiko Takeda

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) I met Maiko Takeda at the last London Fashion Week SS14. There she allowed me access to her latest creations – the headpieces from her collection ‘Atmospheric Reentry’-. The very same pieces that Björk wore at the Hollywood Bowl earlier this year. She explained…

Zachary Beer

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Twin degrees in Molecular Biology and Fine Art make the work of Cambridge-based artist Zachary Beer creative and innovative. His paintings, full of beautiful structures and solid colors are explorations into the processes of Molecular Biology. He translates the internal view of…

Matthew Woolhouse

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Thinkers

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Professor Matthew Woolhouse, a digital humanist and researcher at the McMaster Institute for Music and the Mind, at McMaster University (Hamilton, Canada) has started a project funded by Nokia* to seek answers in the analysis of millions of anonymous downloads. For Woolhouse…

Maurizio Montalti

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

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Maurizio Montalti is the founder of Officina Corpusculi, a creative and innovative laboratory focused on establishing relationships between science, art, society, nature, culture and industry. Maurizio is an engineer who became fascinated with microorganism and fungal organism while he was developing…