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Bioart and Bacteria - The Artwork of Anna Dumitriu

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Anna Dumitriu is an artist whose work blurs the boundaries between art and science with a strong interest in microbiology and the ethical issues raised by emerging technologies. Her installations, interventions and performances use a range of digital, biological and traditional media including live bacteria, robotics, interactive technologies, and textiles. See links to projects above.

"The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis” is currently on display in the Theatrum Anatomicum at The Waag Society in Amsterdam, Netherlands, it is open Thursday - Sunday 11am - 5pm from 21st June - 27th July 2014. It features artworks made with a combination of textile art, altered historic objects, and biological matter including sterilised strains of mycobacteria. There was a workshop on 21st June 2014. Supported by The Wellcome Trust. (Image Annabel Slater). See more here.
"The Romantic Disease: An Artistic Investigation of Tuberculosis” is currently on display in the Theatrum Anatomicum at The Waag Society in Amsterdam, Netherlands, it is open Thursday - Sunday 11am - 5pm from 21st June - 27th July 2014. It features artworks made with a combination of textile art, altered historic objects, and biological matter including sterilised strains of mycobacteria. There was a workshop on 21st June 2014. Supported by The Wellcome Trust. (Image Annabel Slater). See more here.
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As part of the Art, ciència i tecnologia stream of the Festival CTI in Barcelona, Spain, Anna Dumitriu has created a new work "Genius Germ" as part of her "Romantic Disease" series which is on show at Picasso Museum from 4th-29th June 2014. She also participated in a talk and ran a workshop there on 14th and 15th June 2014. Find out more here and read her Picasso Museum blog post here.

As part of the Art, ciència i tecnologia stream of the Festival CTI in Barcelona, Spain, Anna Dumitriu has created a new work "Genius Germ" as part of her "Romantic Disease" series which is on show at Picasso Museum from 4th-29th June 2014. She also participated in a talk and ran a workshop there on 14th and 15th June 2014. Find out more here and read her Picasso Museum blog post here.

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As part of the Brighton Fringe Festival Professor Bobbie Farsides will be teaming up with artist, Anna Dumitriu, to talk about tuberculosis in The Romantic Disease: Art and TB. They will also be joined by expert speakers,  and medical students, who have been working with the artist, will show their artworks inspired by this increasingly hard-to-fight illness. Some key pieces from the Romantic Disease exhibition will also be shown. The event takes place on Friday 16 May 2014 at 6pm at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. See more information here.

As part of the Brighton Fringe Festival Professor Bobbie Farsides will be teaming up with artist, Anna Dumitriu, to talk about tuberculosis in The Romantic Disease: Art and TB. They will also be joined by expert speakers,  and medical students, who have been working with the artist, will show their artworks inspired by this increasingly hard-to-fight illness. Some key pieces from the Romantic Disease exhibition will also be shown. The event takes place on Friday 16 May 2014 at 6pm at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. See more information here.

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