Bio-art uitverkocht

Prof. dr. Robert Zwijnenberg
Woensdag 23 februari 2011, 11:45 - 13:00 (uitverkocht)
Filmhuis De Zwarte Doos

The permeating relationship of art with the life sciences

A growing number of artists incorporate biotechnological practices into their work; they create their work in a laboratory and use living materials as an artistic medium. These so-called bio-artists  use this combination of art and science to contribute to a new and different kind of public and academic debate on the cultural and ethical consequences of research in the life sciences. But do bio-artists succeed in their effort to pose philosophical, ethical, academic and cultural questions that are normally overlooked in scientific research?

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