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IN CASE OF EMERGENCY

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Live
Call closes 2017-05-28 17:00:00
on 28th May 2017, 5:00pm IST
Keywords: apocalypse, catatrophic, disaster, prepper, survival, emergency

What’s the difference between a collapse, a downfall, or a downright apocalypse? How will it all end, and why do we love to wonder? Ice or fire, zombies or bombs? Out with a bang or a whimper?

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY is supported through SFI's (Science Foundation Ireland) Discovery Programme, the Health Research Board (HRB) and the NTR...

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Hack the Brain Dublin

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Closed
  • Dublin
Keywords: Neuroscience, Brain-Computer Interface, EEG, visualisation, Sound, psychology, Collaboration
Call closed 2017-05-08 17:00:00
on 8th May 2017, 5:00pm IST
Results by 15th May

Hack the Brain Dublin is an immersive, creative hackathon weekend in Science Gallery Dublin which aims to get artists, designers, neuroscientists, experimental psychologists, developers and engineers working together in transdisciplinary teams to develop ideas into prototype artworks, objects, inventions or interfaces which use or harness brain signals and...

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SOUND CHECK

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Under Review
  • Dublin
Keywords: Music, Maker, Instruments, Performance, Improvisation, Collaboration, Craft, Hacking, Circuit-Bending, Glitch, Acoustic, Analogue, Digital, Sound, Interfaces, DIWO, Open Source
Call closed 2017-02-21 08:00:00
on 21st February 2017, 8:00am GMT
Results by 31st March

SOUND CHECK

What do amps and alloys, 3D printers and piccolos have in common? How does your favourite tune sound when it’s played on a physically impossible instrument? What’s the difference between noise and music anyway?

Banish the bland with one-of-a-kind instruments that make sounds like no other. Join musicians, makers, computer engineers, and...

BLOOD

  • SCIENCE GALLERY London

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Melbourne

Under Review
  • London
  • Melbourne
Keywords: taboo, stigma, giving, identity, health, sport
Call closed 2017-01-08 17:00:00
on 8th January 2017, 5:00pm GMT
Results by 10th February

A SCIENCE GALLERY LONDON AND SCIENCE GALLERY MELBOURNE SEASON

BLOOD is the first cross-network season for Science Gallery, inspired by the original exhibition BLOOD: NOT FOR THE FAINT-HEARTED at Science Gallery Dublin in 2015.

Blood is essential for life, both medically and metaphorically. From ritual to research, artistic medium to biological fluid,...

HOOKED

  • SCIENCE GALLERY London

Under Review
  • London
Keywords: Recovery, Addiction
Call closed 2016-10-16 17:00:00
on 16th October 2016, 5:00pm IST
Results by 28th February

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 things that make life worth living? Do most of us...

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

HUMANS NEED NOT APPLY

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Closed
  • Dublin
Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, Automation
Call closed 2016-09-01 17:00:00
on 1st September 2016, 5:00pm IST
Results by 30th October

Special event just announced: Meet the curators on Thursday September 8th

“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...

MOUTHY

  • SCIENCE GALLERY London

Closed
  • London
Keywords: Mouth, Oral, Communication
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...

SEEING

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Closed
  • Dublin
Keywords: Vision, Perception, Aesthetics
Call closed 2016-01-21 17:00:00
on 21st January 2016, 5:00pm GMT
Results by 26th February

Is beauty in the eye of the beholder, or the orbitofrontal cortex? Do artists really look at the world differently, or for that matter does sex, species, or attitude change what you see? How is SEEING more than just looking, and could vision be just one of many ways of seeing? How does the brain interpret what our eyes glimpse, and how will computers, artificial intelligence,...

TRAUMA

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Closed
  • Dublin
Keywords: Conflict, Violence, Empathy
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...

SECRET

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Closed
  • Dublin
Keywords: Surveillance, Secrecy, Cryptography, Hacking, Propaganda, Big Data
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...

FED UP

  • SCIENCE GALLERY London

Closed
  • London
Keywords:
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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