15 March 2016, 2-5pm
Silent Signal partners six artists working with animation together with six leading biomedical scientists, to create experimental animated artworks exploring new ways of thinking about the human body.
Join Vivid Projects for an enlightening afternoon of discussion and demonstration with three of the artist-scientist partnerships. The collaborators will share their development processes and insight into how the production of the artworks addressed the complexity of the science.
Participants: Ellie Land and Professor Peter Oliver – Sleepless; Samantha Moore and Dr Serge Mostowy –Loop; Eric Schockmel and Dr Megan MacLeod – Immunecraft.
This event is presented by Vivid Projects in partnership with University of Birmingham as part of Arts & Science Festival.
For full festival details visit: www.birmingham.ac.uk/artsandsciencefestival.
This event is FREE but booking is recommended: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/silent-signal-salon-tickets-20699671274
This event is curated by Yasmeen Baig-Clifford and presented as part of the public engagement programme for the nationally touring Silent Signal project, produced by Animate Projects, supported by a Wellcome Trust Large Arts Award and the Garfield Weston Foundation, and presented in Birmingham by Vivid Projects 18 March – 23 April 2016.