Thursday, May 2nd, 4pm to 5pm: BIO ART- LIVING BACTERIA with Tal Danino (Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Columbia Engineering, at Columbia University – New York)
Tal Danino’s research explores the emerging field of synthetic biology, focusing on building a quantitative understanding of dynamic gene circuits and designing biological behaviors that have technological applications. Danino received his BS in physics, chemistry, and math from the University of California in Los Angeles in 2005 and earned his PhD in bioengineering from the University of California, San Diego in 2011. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 2011 – 2015. He joined the faculty of Columbia Biomedical Engineering in 2016 and is a member of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center and Data Science Institute. Danino also brings this science outside the laboratory as a TED Fellow and through science-art projects.
Saturday may 4th, 4pm to 5pm: CURATING MEDIA ARTS with Christiane Paul (Chief Curator / Director of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School, and Adjunct Curator of Digital Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art.) Dooeun Choi (curator | Quayola: Asymmetric Archaeology _ Gazing Machines-How Art Museum, Shanghai, China) and Anne-Cécile Worms, pioneer in the field of media arts, curator, Founder & Publisher of the Magazine des Cultures Digitales and Makery.info, The Media for all Labs).
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EXHIBITION FEATURED ARTISTS:
RONAN BARROT (FR) & ROBBIE BARRAT (US), SAMUEL BIANCHINI (FR), TAL DANINO (USA), HEATHER DEWEY-HAGBORG (USA), PASCAL DOMBIS (FR), EXONEMO (JP-USA), CLAUDIA HART (USA), PASCAL HAUDRESSY (FR), MARIANO SARDON (AR), JOHN F. SIMON, JR (USA), MAJA SMREKAR (SL), UJOO + LIMHEEYOUG (KR), JAMES YUXI CAO (CN-USA).
EXHIBITION OPENING HOURS:
Wednesday, May 1st to Saturday May, 4th: from 12 pm to 8 pm
Sunday, May 5th: from 12 pm to 7pm
Closing party: Sunday, May 5th from 5 pm-7 pm
Zürcher Gallery, 33 Bleecker Street, NY 10012 (b/n Lafayette and Bowery), during FRIEZE Week.
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