Friday, the 14th April 2017 was the night of the exhibition Black Rabbit curated by Lizzy Marshall at The Slab in Hazelbrook, NSW. I'd made a new work for this exhibition, Drug test Bunny or Lab Bunny a sculpture constructed from sheer black fabric, wire and buttons squeezed onto a hospital trolley. The bunny is not [...]
Blog post by Jess Vilvestre https://futurism.com/graphene-fed-silkworms-produce-a-super-strong-silk-that-conducts-electricity/
from the 'A simple and reliable method for estimating haemoglobin by G.J. Stott1 & S.M. Lewis2 Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 1995, 73 (3): 369-373' Starting point for a series of new works using the colour scales of the colour of blood differentiated by a range of properties.
An article from Science News online .... 'When it comes to the brain, blood also seems to be more than a traveling storyteller. In some cases, the blood may be writing the script' image credit Ralph Hutchings/Visuals Unlimited, Inc.
NHS to give volunteers 'synthetic blood' made in laboratory within two years. Click on image to go to a link to an Independent Article
http://youtu.be/iYKoBuZoJ7w Blood on Silk: Surgery as installed in the foyer of the main science building Macquarie University, Sydney Australia
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvCc7DLSY2oStill Photo Credits Alex Gooding, Martin Lukersmith, Zan Wimberley, Alex WisserVideo Credits Fiona Davies, Alex Gooding
Heard a great radio interview yesterday by Frances Barrett talking to two artists Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, and Zanny Begg, together with the exhibition curator Megan Monte, about an upcoming show at Campbelltown Arts Centre in South Western Sydney. The exhibition is called "The List' and the short version of the curatorial premise is seeking to [...]