Scout & Trends

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,…

Zoë Hough

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @lula_clotmag) Speculative designer and artist Zoë Hough is blending the boundaries between science, politics, society and art to stimulate debate and reflection around issues regarding happiness or aging and its consequences. Zoë Hough uses speculative design as a tool and…

Lisa Park

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Sound Art

    Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) The brain, which is the most complex and enigmatic organ in a vertebrate body, has the ability to send and receive signals over long distances. Neurons, synaptic connections and neurotransmitters drive the cell-to-cell communication and control the body. But what…

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…

Martynka Wawrzyniak

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag)   Martynka Wawrzyniak is a New York-based artist who works in a wide range of media such as photography, video, performance, sculpture and installation. One of the central axis of her work is to provoke critical thinking in…

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…

Polly Penrose

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Body Sculptures, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado  (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Verbal communication is a human ability that involves sounds, signs and symbols. It helps us express ourselves but, what if instead of these sounds, signs and symbols we make use of our own body to communicate how and what we…

Marlene Huissoud

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Recycling waste into new materials and products is one of the most favorable actions that we are willing to do in order to be more sustainable and protect the environment. Nevertheless, what if materials could be made using insects and their…