Fri 17 Mar 2017   -  Thu 30 Mar 2017

Wondering People

In response to the focused nature of our degrees, Wondering People was started as a student run curatorial initiative to provide anyone, from a politics student to an art student who may feel restricted by their medium, with the opportunity to engage creatively and exhibit their work.

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Data Horizons

Lily Hibberd
Data Horizons is the result of a collaboration between the Extreme Light group at Heriot-Watt University and Lily Hibberd, Leverhulme Trust artist-in-residence at Heriot-Watt throughout 2016
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

From the Dark Ocean Comes Light

Hannah Imlach
From the Dark Ocean Comes Light is a new body of sculptural work by artist Hannah Imlach, resulting from a year-long residency within The Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics & Bioengineering at Heriot-Watt University and the Changing Oceans Group at The University of Edinburgh (funded by The Leverhulme Trust).
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Sounds of the Anthropocene

Sebastian Verea
A collaboration between Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina and C-EENRG at Cambridge University, UK, artist Sebastian Verea’s Sounds of the Anthropocene is a multimedia experience played by Earth´s rotation in real time, that shows the new geological epoch that we call Anthropocene fleshing out the unprecedented humankind footprint on our planet.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Genocentric

Louise Mackenzie
Genocentric is an exhibition of new and evolving work by artist Louise Mackenzie in collaboration with Northumbria University, Newcastle University and Edinburgh University, exploring affective responses to working with life as biotechnological material. Taking as a starting point the concept of ‘life as subject’, Mackenzie has developed a means to store her thoughts within the
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Rubber Coated Steel

Lawrence Abu Hamdan
Rubber Coated Steel Forensic audio analyst and artist Lawrence Abu Hamdan’s Rubber Coated Steel testifies to the relationship between technology and power.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

La Preuve par l’Image/Science Exposed

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) & the Association Francophone pour le Savoir (Acfas)
The Science Exposed image contest challenges participants to tell science stories through vibrant and exciting images. Devoted exclusively to images of scientific research, in all fields of study, this selection of images brings science to vibrant, visual life.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Exploring the Art in Data

Simon Sloan & Team Shrub
Environmental data and computer algorithms contain patterns that can inform both scientific findings and artistic expression. A collaboration between artist Simon Sloan, communicators and scientists at The University of Edinburgh, Team Shrub’s Exploring the Art in Data will create an interactive discussion with participants about the untapped potential of data to convey artistic meaning.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

CO2_Live

Daniel Budinov, Patrick Hickey, James Howie, Jim Jack, Ryan Lewis, Adam Linson and Iain Robinson
CO2_Live is a new collaborative work by Daniel Budinov, Patrick Hickey, James Howie, Jim Jack, Ryan Lewis, Adam Linson and Iain Robinson. It incorporates a Carbon Dioxide sensor, situated next to the street, connected to LED panels displaying the real time CO2 levels at the top floor of Summerhall’s TechCube.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Sun 16 Apr 2017

ARCTIC FROM ABOVE

Jeff Kerby & Team Shrub
Team Shrub present photographs of Arctic tundra landscapes and the plants and wildlife that inhabit them captured as a part of scientific research expeditions to the rapidly warming Arctic. Images include landscapes captured from above using drones. These images are part of scientific datasets used to model the 3D structure of the tundra environment. This work
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Sun 16 Apr 2017

A Hidden Order

Lee Westwood & Sama Mara
A Hidden Order reveals the bonds between art and music through geometry and mathematics, bringing to light an unforeseen unity that merges the worlds of traditional Islamic art and Western contemporary composition. This unique, cross-disciplinary exhibition, which includes a collection of artworks and an interactive platform, is the culmination of a long-term collaboration between composer Lee Westwood and geometer Sama Mara.
11:00-18:00

Sat 01 Apr 2017   -  Sun 16 Apr 2017

Lichtsuchende – Cybernetic sunflowers with Maslovian behaviours

Dave Murray-Rust and Rocio von Jungefeld
The Lichtsuchende are small static robotic creatures, forming an interactive, digital, photo-kinetic sculpture, created by Dave Murray-Rust and Rocio von Jungefeld. Their movement is modelled after sunflowers turning to face the sun in their constant search for light. As well as consuming light, they send out beams of light to communicate with each other. Enter
11:00-18:00

Mon 01 May 2017   -  Fri 12 May 2017

Beneath and Beyond: Seismic Sounds

Stephen Hurrel
Stephen Hurrel’s Beneath and Beyond: Seismic Sounds is an immersive live feed audio-video installation produced by the constant movements and tectonic shifts beneath the Earth’s surface and installed in the basement of Summerhall.
11:00-18:00