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Left image: Tufa Towers at Mono Lake, CA by Eric Wienke, used under Creative Commons license: Right image: Enceladus courtesy NASA/JPL



Under Review
  • Dublin
Keywords: Space, Ocean, Exploration, Biology, Extremophiles, Frontiers, Inhospitable, Adventure, Life, Edges
Call closed 2018-01-17 17:00:00
on 17th January 2018, 5:00pm GMT
Results by 30th March

[Please note: some applicants may have experienced problems with our online subission system, therefore we have extended the deadline by 24 hours - please submit entries by 5pm Irish time on January 17th]

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How do organisms survive in the deep sea, in outer space and inside volcanoes? Why do inhospitable settings spark our...



Under Review
  • Melbourne
Keywords: symmetry, symbiosis, balance, replication, modification, precision, repetition, beauty, utopia, systems, numbers, fantasy, psychology
Call closed 2018-01-02 14:00:00
on 3rd January 2018, 1:00am AEDT
Results by 12th March

Science Gallery Melbourne is seeking proposals for up to 20 works for PERFECTION, an exhibition and public program aimed at young adults, that asks artists, designers and scientists - what does it mean to be perfect?


Science Gallery Melbourne is dedicated to the collision of art and science. The Gallery seeks proposals from artists of all disciplines, working...



Under Review
  • Detroit
Keywords: Hope, Success, Muscle, Money, Politics, Pride, Community, Craft, Transactions, Deception
Call closed 2017-12-15 22:00:00
on 15th December 2017, 5:00pm EST
Results by 12th March

Science Gallery Lab Detroit is seeking proposals for up to 20 works for HUSTLE, a free exhibition that explores what it means to work hard or get worked over. Deadline for applications is December 15th, 2017, 5pm EST. Provisional exhibition dates are early June 2018 - late August 2018.

About the Exhibition:

The spirit of the hustle has become...



Under Review
  • Dublin
Keywords: Forgeries, FAKE, Authenticity, Hoaxes, Artificial, Synthetic, Substitutes, Biomimicry, Alternatives, Copies
Call closed 2017-09-19 18:00:00
on 19th September 2017, 6:00pm IST
Results by 1st December

OPEN CALL: Science Gallery Dublin is seeking proposals for up to 20 works for FAKE, a free exhibition that asks if life is better when we embrace the artificial. Deadline for applications is 19th September, 17:00 Dublin time. Provisional exhibition dates are February 2018 - June 2018.

About the exhibition

From fake meat to fake emotions, if faking it gets the...



Under Review
  • London
Keywords: Transplantation, Regeneration, Prosthetics, Aesthetics, Organs, Ethics, Design, Engineering, Technology, psychology
Call closed 2017-07-17 00:30:00
on 17th July 2017, 12:30am BST
Results by 30th September

How has the science of  transplantation, regeneration and prosthetics affected our perceptions of the human body? Should we liken the human body to a machine whose  components can be replaced whenever needed? The SPARE PARTS season explores how medical practice and research are increasingly akin to engineering and design, investigating the mobility of human organs, the generation of engineered...

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