Edinburgh International Science Festival 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Festival/Exhibition

Description

The Atopic Art-Science Workshop with Beverley Hood

The Atopic Art-Science Workshop was held at the ASCUS Lab, as part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival 2017, led by Beverley Hood one of the ASCUS ‘Artists in Residence’. Beverley Hood was resident in Professor Sara Brown’s skin genetic research laboratory at the University of Dundee since early this year, learning about eczema research. The workshop gave insight into the artistic process and an experience art-science collaboration in action. The participants used an assortment of equipment, and imaging techniques, to look at different layers of their own skin, at a range of scales. The workshop looked at your own skin in a whole new way.
Period14 Apr 2017
Event typeOther
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom