Long considered to be diametrically opposed, Art and Science aren’t actually two sides of the same coin? Both disciplines, by their exploratory nature, push the limits of human knowledge, our understanding of the world and ourselves.
This blog invites you to explore the convergence between Art and Science. The interviewed artists unveil behind the scenes of their work in progress and research, their histories and aspirations, as well as a glimpse into the back of their minds.
So hold your breath and dive with us!
Kit de survie en milieu masculiniste is a sound urban ballad that draws parallels between the mythology of the incel internet subculture and the place of women in the public space.
Its author Marion Thomas revisits theatre with digital technologies to confront complex social issues with tenderness and kindness.
pier pressure is an installation that contrasts the natural marine ecosystem of the port of Rotterdam with the one built by humans.
The artist Mark IJzerman explores the notion of invasion through the prism of ecology and marine biology, but also through the history and cultural heritage of the city.
Unruly Objects is a series of experimental marble objects transformed by the integration of bacteria, which aims to push the boundaries of museum conservation.
Their creator Anna Dumitriu is paving the way for alternative conservation systems for BioArt works by mixing biology, history and blockchain technology.
CLINIQUE VESTIMENTAIRE is an umbrella of research, performative and critical projects that aim to provide alternative solutions to the textile industry.
Between digital craftsmanship, ecology and philosophy, Jeanne Vicerial adopts a hybrid approach and chooses to treat the subject in a socially engaged way.
The Lights Which Can Be Heard is a research project on the possible sound emitted by the Northern Lights, and the related musical traditions of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic.
Sébastien Robert combines scientific research, cosmologies and human encounters to put into perspective a century-old debate that is still open in 2022.
Je viens de te voir en rêve is a sculptural experiment in 4D that questions the limits between dream and reality.
This project has earned Marion Roche the MAIF prize for sculpture in 2021 and to contribute to scientific research into new mobile and autonomous processes and materials.
Laboratory of Babel is an online platform that aims to list all the existing, or future behaviours identified in computer programs. It is designed to be an ongoing work in progress.
The project results from Lior Ben Gai ’s research on cellular automata, in which he experiments and explores virtual worlds by using computing tools for artistic purposes.