Lecture in language


Joe Davis (USA)

Leader in Bioart practice, member of MIT research, controversial scientist and charismatic artist

„Creativity is ability to put things together in new ways.“


No need to search for the garden of Eden. There is an extraordinary artist who used science to create a literal tree of knowledge by encoding 50,000 pages of the English Wikipedia into the apple tree genome. It was he again who taught E.coli bacteria to listen to music. His work develops a unique synergy of science and arts, shifting both disciplines into new contexts. The face of the „Bioart“ movement belongs to Joe Davis.


  One of the pioneers of Biomedia is considered not only a controversial figure of modern biology but also one of the most remarkable artists of his generation, never separating scientific More…

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