Just a quick note to let you know about The National Poo Museum on the Isle of Wight! We set it up 2 years ago essentially as an ecology engagement project – wildlife tracks and signs etc. and it has kept that focus but grown into a human health and wellbeing message – human ecology essentially. […]
STFC ‘Wonder Match’ launched
Do you work with young people or disadvantaged communities in your region? Would you like to support them to engage with science and technology? Or are you a scientist or engineer who has a hunger to share the wonder of their research with others? Then the Wonder Match programme could be perfect for you. The […]
Paradigm Electronic Arts Festival is a fusion of events, exhibition, networking and workshops where design and technology meet art and music. It exists to represent and develop participation in electronic arts in Edinburgh and spark relationships for international artistic collaborations. Paradigm is a new node for attracting emerging culture and innovation, a place for digital […]
STARTS prize 2017 – call open!
On behalf of the European Commission, Ars Electronica in collaboration with BOZAR and Waag Society issues an open call for entries to a competition that determines the second recipients of STARTS, prestigious and—with two €20,000 prizes—highly endowed awards. Expressly encouraged are innovative projects at the interface of science, technology and art. Science, Technology and Arts […]
Science and art were not always two separate entities. Historically, times of great scientific progress occurred during profound movements in art, the two disciplines working together to enrich and expand humanity’s understanding of its place in this cosmos. Only recently has a dividing line been drawn, and this seeming dichotomy misses some of the fundamental […]