We welcome you to join the Award Ceremony of the Bio Art and Design Award on Friday May 19, 2017 from 2.30 pm at Kunstcentrum Stroom in The Hague.
14.30 Gallery STROOM open to the public
15.00 - 15.15 Welcome by Wilma van Donselaar (ZonMw) and Angelique Spaninks (MU Artspace)
A short explanation about the background of the competition, the preselection and what will happen after an artist/designer wins.
15.15 - 16.00 (Film) Documentary “Talking Plants & Morning Urine”
A documentary about collaboration between artists & scientists in the Bio Art & design competition. (Made by Bromet&dochters and commissioned by CSG Centre for Society and the Life Sciences)
16.00 - 16.50 Public pitches by all contestants about their proposed projects.
Every contestant will pitch their project in only 3 minutes.
Daniela Mitterberger & Tiziano Derme - The Eye of the Other
In collaboration with: Animal Ecology, Ecological Sciences -VU University Amsterdam
Amanda Baum & Rose Leahy - The Children’s Quantum Choir: Hive mind Hymns
In collaboration with: Generation R/Child and Adolescent Psychiatry & Psychology-Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam
Ana Maria Gomez Lopez - Interim: A Photographic Time-Series
In collaboration with: Molecular Epidemiology Group -Leiden University Medical Centre
Carolina Ramirez Figueroa - Drifter, whisper, trickster
In collaboration with: Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden
Xandra van der Eijk - Seasynthesis
In collaboration with: Wageningen Marine Research
Mary Maggic Tsang - Becoming Accelerated
In collaboration with: Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, One Health Group, Utrecht University
Laura Jade Hindes - Flow Equilibrium: Time Experienced Beyond The Arrow
In collaboration with: Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Public Health Group, Utrecht University
Guo Cheng Anon. - An intervention in the Anthropocene
In collaboration with: Institute for Environmental Studies – VU University Amsterdam
Pleun van Dijk - The Body Garden
In collaboration with: Soft Tissue Engineering and Mechanobiology, Eindhoven University of Technology
Tom Kortbeek - The Temporary Institute of Plant Harmonics presents: Bio-Orchestra
In collaboration with: Plant Physiology, Wageningen University and Research Centre
Jiwon Woo - Mother's Hand Taste (Son-mat)
In collaboration with: Institute of Environmental Biology, Microbiology – Utrecht University
Ines Camara Leret - Here Throughout
In collaboration with: Department of Terrestrial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology
16.50 hrs Announcement of the winners by William Myers, the chairman of the Jury