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Biofilia OPEN HOUSE

Fri 20 May – Wed 25 May 2016

20 May at 11.00 - 17.00
24 - 25 May at 11.00 - 17.00


Photo: Varis Sants

How can the relation between light, electricity, human body and the Aronia berry be intensified? One step in that artistic research is to develop new types of Aronia via in vitro cell culture. In a demo / re-enactment is ‘shown’ how scientists grow new plant varieties from their cells.

20 May at 11.00 - 17.00 On display the results from “Growing Gold”, course by bioartist Antti Tenetz. Starting at 11.00 lecture and demonstration by doctoral candidate Bart Vandeput: New Aronia in the light of energy
Art Science Demo - Re-Enactment
By Aronia’s agent Bartaku (BE/FIN) - Artist/Researcher Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture

24 - 25 May at 11.00 - 17.00: On display the results from “Growing Gold”, course by bioartist Antti Tenetz.

Images from this event

Photo: Riikka Keränen

Photo: Riikka Keränen

Photo: Riikka Keränen

BIOFILIA - Base for Biological Arts, Otaniemi
Otakaari 7
02150 Espoo

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Contact for this event:

Pia Lindman
Marika Hellman
+358 50 4417 104
+358 50 566 1359
Reveal e-mail