San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join curators and artists for the launch of the Science Festival Visual Arts Programme.
Friday 3 April 7pm - 9pm Summerhall.
How the Light Gets In is co-curated by the Science Festival, Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science and brings together a selection of works by international artists intrigued by light in all its form and facets with those aiming to shine a light on the workings of our brain, mind and consciousness. Celebrating the UN International Year of Light and the Science Festival’s Brainwaves strand, the exhibitions explore the beauty, form and function of light and its role as a metaphor for knowledge and enlightenment.
How the Light Gets In
Saturday 4 April - Friday 22 May
11am - 6pm
Mutator 1 + 2
Magic Forest and Slice
ASCUS collaborations and residencies featuring:
University of Strathclyde’s Chamberlain Lab
The University of Edinburgh’s CIIE
Art Trail: Light Lines
Tim Collins & Reiko Goto, with Sara Ocklind
Gerry Loose and Morven Gregor
Under the Ciltlatepetl
Something and Nothing
Possibility of Another Place
Oliver Jennings and Sarah Jones, curated by Ben Burtenshaw
When & Where
Edinburgh International Science Festival
Edinburgh International Science Festival is a high profile and dynamic educational charity. Each year it delivers one of Europe’s largest Science Festivals; a primary school education programme which tours across Scotland and a variety of international projects including its role as Major Programme Partner for the Abu Dhabi Science Festival.