Talk 2: Q&A with Anna Dumitriu about how artists work with institutions and museums.

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21 Mar 2017
Opening times:

7-9pm

The Art Talks Season 3 are organised in partnership with Creative Wick (https://www.creativewick.com/).
Anna Dumitriu (1969) is a British artist whose work fuses craft, technology and bioscience to explore our relationship to the microbial world, biomedicine and technology.

She has a strong international exhibition profile, having exhibited at The Picasso Museum in Barcelona (Spain), The Science Gallery in Dublin (Ireland), The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Taipei (Taiwan), Waag Society Amsterdam (Netherlands), Art Laboratory Berlin (Germany), and The V & A Museum in London (UK). Her work is held in several major public collections, including the Science Museum London (UK) and Eden Project in Cornwall (UK).

She works embedded in scientific and medical settings and is artist in residence on the Modernising Medical Microbiology Project at the University of Oxford (UK), a visiting research fellow: artist in residence in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Hertfordshire (UK), an honorary research fellow in the Wellcome Trust Brighton and Sussex Centre for Global Health at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (UK), and a research fellow at Waag Society (Netherlands). She recently completed a residency at the Liu Laboratory for Synthetic Evolution at The University of California in Irvine (USA) and the resulting artworks were featured in the groundbreaking exhibition “WETWARE” at the Beall Center for Art and Technology in Irvine (USA) curated by Jens Hauser and David Familian. Her work is featured in William Myers significant large format book on Bio Art, entitled “Bio Art: Altered Realities” published by Thames and Hudson in 2016.

This is the second talk of Art Talks Season 3, a pass to all 4 talks in available.
Other talks in the series include:

TALK 3: Q&A with Catherine Ince (V&A) about how museums with museums.
Tuesday 11th of April
7-9pm in The Atrium (adjacent to the White Post Cafe), 4 Schwartz Wharf, 92 White Post Lane, London E9 5GW

TALK 4: Q&A with Dana Segal about fundraising.
Monday 15th of May
7-9pm in The Atrium (adjacent to the White Post Cafe), 4 Schwartz Wharf, 92 White Post Lane, London E9 5GW

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