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SYSTEMS

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Live
Call closes
on 31st January 2020, 11:45am GMT
Keywords: Infrastructure, Network, Subversive, Investigative, Surveillance, Data, Critical, systems

When we update a status, send a group message, or add a filter what are the processes that occur beneath the interface? Where is the cloud and who controls it? What is the environmental impact of our networked society? Who really owns our data? What is the impact of the individual parts that make up the whole? Have we designed a world of...

Live
Call closes
on 31st January 2020, 6:00pm EST
Keywords: Design, Society, Community, Technology, Future, Biodesign, Transhuman, Ethics, Architecture, Digital Dark Side, utopia, Dystopia, Genetic Design, Futurisms

Design makes worlds. It directs the traffic of humanity through the creation of cultural, social, and material space. But do we feel empowered to direct? To design?

Most moments of our existence are touched by design. We all sketch, we fashion trial balloons, we tinker with thoughts and concepts, we revise, we prototype, we analyze and...

SYSTEMS - Accenture Artist Residency

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Dublin

Live
Call closes
on 9th February 2020, 5:00pm GMT
Keywords:

Science Gallery Dublin is excited to announce that in addition to our general open call for SYSTEMS, we are seeking applications for a new Artist in Residence programme in partnership with The Dock, Accenture’s flagship R&D and Global Innovation Centre located in the heart of Dublin 2’s tech quarter.

The Artist will work closely with...

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MENTAL open call for proposals. Image shows large tangled ball of fabric and yarn around a person's head.

MENTAL

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Melbourne

Under Review
  • Melbourne
Keywords: Mental health continuum, Empathy, Belonging, Connection, Technology, Creativity, Brain, Neuroscience, resilience, Support, Hope, Humour, Community, psychology
Call closed
on 22nd November 2019, 12:00am AEDT
Results by 1st March

MENTAL
OPENING LATE 2020 / EARLY 2021
VENUE: SCIENCE GALLERY MELBOURNE, corner of Swanston and Grattan Streets
OPEN CALL: 10 OCTOBER – 21 NOVEMBER 2019

Science Gallery Melbourne invites proposals from all disciplines to explore the full spectrum of mental health in our first exhibition in the new gallery. 

Everyone with a brain is mental, reacting to the world...

René Magritte, La reproduction interdite, 1937. Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. Photo: Studio Tromp

(UN)REAL

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Rotterdam

Under Review
  • Rotterdam
Keywords: Genetics, illusion, surrealism, human enhancement, regenerative medicine, mental conditions, misperception
Call closed
on 1st July 2019, 11:00pm CEST
Results by 30th September

What is real, and how are you sure it is so? How can you determine which experiences are "real" if they are digital, virtual or influenced by the chemistry and architecture of your brain? Scientific research uncovers ways that our minds and senses conspire to produce gaps between the actual and the perceived. How do we navigate these blind spots, which can be exploited by trickery like fake...

Photo by Matthew Henry

SUBMERGE

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Bengaluru

Under Review
  • Bengaluru
Keywords: Hydrology, Monsoon, Bengaluru's Water, Ecosystem, Human Rights, Climate Change
Call closed
on 16th June 2019, 5:00pm IST
Results by 1st July

ABOUT SCIENCE GALLERY BENGALURU

Science Gallery Bengaluru (SGB) is a dynamic new space for engaging young adults at the interface between the natural and human sciences, and the arts. It will draw on the intellectual capital of three of India’s leading institutions, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), National Centre for Biological Science (NCBS) and Srishti Institute of Art, Design and...

Shu Lea Cheang, BRANDON, 1998-1999. Courtesy of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. (http://brandon.guggenheim.org/)

Gender

  • SCIENCE GALLERY London

Under Review
  • London
Keywords: body, conformity, desire, exploitation, expression, gender, hormones, identity, inequality, intersectionality, pleasure, psychology, representation, sex
Call closed
on 10th February 2019, 5:30pm GMT
Results by 30th April

Science Gallery London is inviting expressions of interest for projects to become part of the forthcoming GENDER season – a free exhibition and event programme opening in 2020. 

Whether your application is an artistic or scientific inquiry, or both, we are looking to work with individuals and groups who are critically exploring experiences of gender in a contemporary context and those...

Image of ice from the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, Iceland, melting into the Atlantic Ocean after floating through Jökulsárlón. Image Credit: Claudia Schnugg

Earth Water Sky Residency 2019

  • SCIENCE GALLERY Venice

Closed
  • Venice
Keywords: Ice, Memory, Environment, Climate Change, Antarctica, Bubbles, Glacier, Water, Desert, Mountain, Hot and Cold
Call closed
on 1st January 2019, 11:45pm CET
Results by 7th February

Earth Water Sky is Science Gallery Venice’s 3-year residency programme for artists interested in the environment and the latest in cutting edge environmental knowledge. Every year there will be an open call for artists from any art form – digital arts, painting, sculpture, dance, performance, music, multimedia, video, film, photography, writing, drawing – to apply for a 2 month fully funded...

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