Necrobiopsi by Gaia Leandra

The Biofriction artist Gaia Leandra was selected on the occasion of the open call for artistic residencies of the project ‘on-the-fly’ at ZKM Kubus. As a result of her virtual residency research, Gaia presents ‘Necrobiopsi’, a video presentation of the performance ‘Bioxeno’. Bioxeno is a bioart project exploring different tools, practices, techniques, and disciplines to […]
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Emilia Tikka

BIO Emilia Tikka is a transdisciplinary designer and researcher, currently a PhD candidate at Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture in Helsinki and a research associate at Tampere University in the Department of New Social Research and STS. Former affiliations include: visiting scholar position at the Hermann von Helmholtz Centre for Cultural Techniques […]
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Theresa Schubert

BIO Theresa Schubert is a Berlin-based artist exploring unconventional visions of nature, technology and the self. She holds a PhD in Media Art from Bauhaus-University Weimar. In her work organic matter and living organisms become a part of the art piece. Through interdisciplinary methods – such as biohacking, theoretical analysis, performative interpretation and material experimentation […]
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Non/Living Queerings

The ongoing global pandemic of COVID-19 has exposed SARS-CoV-2 as a potent nonhuman actant that resists the joint scientific, public health and socio-political efforts to contain and understand both the virus and the illness. Yet, such a narrative appears to conceal more than it reveals. The seeming agentiality of the novel corona virus is itself […]
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Joel Ong

BIO Joel Ong is currently Assistant Professor in Computational Arts and Interim Director of Sensorium: The centre for Digital Art and Technology at York University in Toronto, Canada. Ong is a media artist whose work typically involves artistic and scientific perspectives of the environment expressed through sound, video and interactive elements. His installations and research […]
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Christina Gruber

BIO   Christina Gruber is a Vienna-based freshwater ecologist, visual artist, and sturgeon caretaker. She works at the intersection of art and science; her work deals with societal phenomena that shape our world. Gruber investigates the effects human activities have and had on the landscape and how they’ve shaped the Earth’s surface, specifically focusing on […]
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