• Artistic Exploration of BioRobotics and Sequencing

    Artistic Exploration of BioRobotics and Sequencing

    Alex May gave a talk about art science collaboration, robot art projects, Flow State, Sequence VR, sequence music, and algorithmic photography at the SynBio and Art conference at Warwick University.

  • Robots, VR, and Hacking panel video

    Robots, VR, and Hacking panel video

    Robots, VR, and Hacking panel with Alex May (moderator), Ghislaine Boddington, John Holder, and Ine Poppe at Impakt for the Digital Future Life: A World Without Us? conference.

  • Future Digital Life: A World Without Us?

    Future Digital Life: A World Without Us?

    This conference programme reflects on the themes of the exhibition A World Without Us and inspired by ArchaeaBot, an artwork by Anna Dumitriu and Alex May, it explores what life might mean in a post climate change, post singularity future. We ask what roles art can play in engaging audiences in environmental issues, the development […]

  • Lecture at University of Hertfordshire Biocomputation Group

    Lecture at University of Hertfordshire Biocomputation Group

    ArchaeaBot: A Post Singularity, Post Climate Change Lifeform Artists in Residence Anna Dumitriu and Alex May were recently awarded an European Media Art Platform Residency at LABoral in Spain and Arts Council England funding to develop their new project in progress.

  • Northern Ireland Science Festival Art and Science Talk

    Northern Ireland Science Festival Art and Science Talk

    The Art and Science of Linen Thursday 22 February, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pmSuitability: 14+Free Join artists Anna Dumitriu and Alex May in conversation following a showing of the video artwork “The Art and Science of Linen”. This video artwork was created by Anna, Alex, and microbiologist Dr John Paul, with sound by Martin A. […]

  • Art Science and Cocktails

    Art Science and Cocktails

    ART SCIENCE & COCKTAILS SENTRALEN, Oslo 7.November kl.20 – 22 As part of the “Technology & Emotions” conference in Oslo, Alex will be giving a talk: “Alex will present a selection of his key artworks, an overview of the creative software he has made and released, and outline his proactive approach towards long-term preservation of […]

  • London LASER talk online

    The talk I did for the Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER) event in London last month is now online. You can see the other talks by Rob Le Frenais, and Simeon Nelson and Simon Walker-Samuel on the London LASER archive page.

  • London LASER 18

    London LASER 18

    London LASER 18 Tuesday 15 November 2016 6.30 – 9.00pm (registration and exhibition viewing from 6pm) Westminster School of Media, Arts & Design, University of Westminster, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3TP. (Northwick Park tube, Metropolitan Line direct from Baker Street or Kings Cross) LASER: Talks on the intersection of art, science and technology The event […]

  • HCI 2016

    Shadows of Light at HCI 2016 at Bournemouth University. Alex presenting an overview of his art practice.

  • Shadows of Light at HCI 2016

    Shadows of Light has been accepted into the gallery for HCI 2016 for its exploration into the properties of “slow interaction”. The 30th British Human Computer Interaction Conference will be held between the 11th and 15th July 2016 at Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus. This years theme is “Fusion! HCI across Disciplines”. We want to challenge […]

  • DF2016 – HARR1 and Sequence VR in Brussels

    DF2016 – HARR1 and Sequence VR in Brussels

    June 21st, The Egg, Brussels, Belgium. “The Digital Festival, an initiative of Forum Europe and its partners, is designed to provide a space in the EU capital where the impact and potential of digital technologies can be both challenged and better understood. The possibilities that digital offers up are limitless and often profound. Unleashing this […]

  • University of Hertfordshire Colloquium

    UNIVERSITY OF HERTFORDSHIRE COMPUTER SCIENCE RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM presents “Artistic Explorations with Code: Robotics, Video Mapping and Interaction” Alex May (Artist-in-Residence, School of Computer Science, University of Hertfordshire) 13 April 2016 (Wednesday) 1 pm – 2 pm Hatfield, College Lane Campus Lecture Theatre LF233 Everyone is Welcome to Attend Refreshments will be available Alex May is […]

  • Lecture at the School of Visual Arts NYC

    April 4, 2016 7:00 pm Room 302, 3rd Floor BFA Fine Arts Department SVA Fine Arts Building 335 W 16th St. New York, NY 10011 United States Anna Dumitriu will discuss her experiences of creating art embedded in bioscience settings and will describe some personal projects, for example working with the Modernising Medical Microbiology group […]

  • Gut Reactions: The Microbiome and Human Nature

  • Mendel’s Legacy: Exploring Bacterial Genomics through Art

    Mendel’s Legacy: Exploring Bacterial Genomics through Art

    Lecture by Anna Dumitriu and Alex May at the Mendel Museum, Brno Saturday, 28th November 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Anna Dumitriu in her current project “Sequence” uses the latest research in whole genome sequencing and the 2.8 million base pairs of DNA from the Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (the non-antibiotic resistant form of the […]