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Bio&Art: Biomaterials in Art 2021

Place of Study: ITMO University

Language: English

Duration: 1 week (July, 2021)

Outcome: 3 ECTS, ITMO Official Certificate

Deadline: May 15, 2021

Fees: 12,000 RUB (~150 euro)


The Online Art & Science Summer School at ITMO University offers fascinating lectures and DIY workshops focusing on the innovative fields of Art & Science and Bioart!
 
Learn about the aesthetic potential of microbial cellulose (MB), vegetal fibers, and philosophical implications of working with biomaterials, growing, hybrid bodies in artistic practice that stands against climate change. Compare laboratory protocols and DIY techniques for cultivating G. hansenii and investigate the aesthetic and design potential of MB. Develop innovative ideas and address issues of sustainability, ethics, and aesthetics of working with living organisms.

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