Perceptions of Promise Artists Talk 1

Sean Caulfield & Roy Mills_installation view of End PointPerceptions of Promise: Biotechnology, Society and Art is an interdisciplinary and collaborative project that brings together a group of internationally recognized artists, scientists, legal scholars and social commentators to explore the complex legal, ethical and social issues associated with advancements made in life science technologies. From original artworks and scholarly articles to a touring exhibition with stops in Calgary, Hamilton, New York City and, now, Edmonton, Perceptions of Promise is an innovative project with multiple outputs exploring the rise of biotechnology and its impact on the public.

 

Join us for our FREE lunch-hour talks in the gallery space at Enterprise Square and hear from the artists themselves about the artworks in Perceptions of Promise and the creative and complex ideas that lie behind them.

Speakers

  • Sean Caulfield, Centennial Professor, Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta
  • Royden Mills, Edmonton-based artist and instructor/coordinator, Fine Arts, Department of Art and Design
  • Clint Wilson, Edmonton-based artist and head preparator at the Art Gallery of Alberta


Date and Time

Friday, November 09, 2012
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Contact Information

University of Alberta Museums
museums@ualberta.ca
780.492.5834

Cost

Free, admission by donation.

Location

University of Alberta Museums at Enterprise Square
Main floor, 10230 Jasper Ave.