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Robot sitting at a desk, part of Vincent Fournier's photography series The Man Machine. (c) 2010 Vincent Fournier


Science Gallery Dublin

Call closes 2016-09-01 17:00:00
on 1st September 2016, 5:00pm IST
Results by 30th October

“The future is already here – it's just not very evenly distributed."   — William Gibson  

In an automated world, is it nearly time to put humans out to pasture? Does the future resemble a leisure-time utopia or a robot-tended human-zoo? Will the notion of work become a thing of the past if machines really can do everything better...


Science Gallery London

Call closes 2016-10-16 17:00:00
on 16th October 2016, 5:00pm IST
Results by 30th November

HOOKED is the first international, open-call gallery exhibition and event programme at Science Gallery London, opening in 2018 on the Guy’s Campus at London Bridge. It explores the neuroscience, psychology, medical and social aspects of addiction and recovery. Is everything we know about addiction wrong? Are the things that get us hooked the...

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Science Gallery London

Call closed 2016-03-13 17:00:00
on 13th March 2016, 5:00pm GMT
Results by 1st April

How many teeth do you actually need to survive? Does flossing extend your life? What kind of bacteria live in your mouth? Why would you snog someone but not share their toothbrush? How do your teeth affect your job prospects?

In 2016 Science Gallery London are diving into the orifice with artists and scientists to explore the visceral space of the mouth, and everything inside it...


Science Gallery Dublin

Call closed 2016-01-21 17:00:00
on 21st January 2016, 5:00pm GMT
Results by 26th February

UPDATE: We've had a record number of submissions to SEEING which has made us incredibly excited about this exhibition but unfortunately also means we've been a little slower than usual at responding to people so that we have time to go through each application. Please bear with us and we hope to be in touch with everyone by Friday 26th February.

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Science Gallery Dublin

Call closed 2015-06-05 17:00:00
on 5th June 2015, 5:00pm IST
Results by 3rd July

TRAUMA is an international, open-call exhibition and events programme at Science Gallery Dublin that will explore biological, psychological, societal, and cultural trauma.

A sudden, violent, stressful and disturbing event, often a physical injury, trauma can be short-lived or long-lasting with impacts that range from deeply personal to universal. Artistic...


Science Gallery Dublin

Call closed 2015-03-26 15:00:00
on 26th March 2015, 3:00pm GMT

SECRET is an international exhibition and events programme at Science Gallery Dublin that will explore the social and technological aspects of secrecy, particularly the future of surveillance, espionage and privacy. Why do humans like to keep and reveal secrets and why are we attracted to mysteries and puzzles? When are secrets a good thing and who has the right to keep them? How do emerging...


Science Gallery London

Call closed 2015-03-22 15:00:00
on 22nd March 2015, 3:00pm GMT

“First we eat, then we do everything else.” ― M.F.K. Fisher

Calling all artists, food scientists, designers, chefs, poets, dancers and musicians. Science Gallery London are hungry for your ideas for installations, events and activities for our FOOD season.

Everyone knows we live with a broken food system that means one billion people are malnourished and two...

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