Artist presentations and panel: New Eden? Where is biotechnology taking us, and how can art explore this?

13 Aug 2016 - 13:00

Lørdag 13.august
kl.13 – 16 / Sølvberget galleri

Today’s program consists of artist presentations and a panel where philosophy and ethics are drawn upon, for a deeper reflection around (bio)technological development and art. The audience will have the opportunity to join the conversation.

12:45 – 13:00 Kaffe/regist

13:00 – 13:10 Opening/welcome – Nora S. Vaage

13:10 – 13:40 Artist’s presentation – Jalila Essaïdi

13:40 – 14:10 Artist’s presentation – George Gessert

10 min coffee break

14:20 – 15:00 Artist’s presentation – Joe Davis

15 min coffee break

15:15 – 16:00 Panel discussion: Hanne Røland Hagland (Assoc. Prof. and leader, Centre for Organelle Research, UiS), Kristin Aaser Lunde (PhD fellow, Stavanger University Hospital), Morten Tønnessen (philosopher, Assoc. Prof. Department of Social Studies, UiS), in conversation with the artists. Moderator: Nora S. Vaage.

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