Category Archives: Scientist in Residence

Scientists in the studio

by Prof. Arthur I. Miller

Artsci is “not only sexy, it’s seductive, it goes places where nobody has really gone before,” Gerfried Stocker, artistic director of Ars Electronica, told me. To achieve this level of work requires a special alchemy between artist and scientist. Most attempts at artist/scientist interaction have involved artists work- ing with scientists in their laboratories. At […]

Manthia Diawara, Tarek Besold & Raoul Frese

Within the framework of the Scientist in Residence Programme, Gluon launched a project with artist Manthia Diawara and researchers Tarek Besold (Alpha Health AI Lab) and Raoul Frese (Faculty of Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, VU Amsterdam). The first meeting took place in Manthia’s residency in the village of Yenne, nearby Dakar, Senegal.  Researching on the […]

Jan De Cock, Frank Raes & David Surprenant

Resistance Transistor In the framework of the Scientist in Residence Programme, artist Jan de Cock has invited climatologist Frank Raes and interactive developer David Surprenant to his studios in Brussels and Torino for a new collaboration. Their project, Resistance Transistor, lies at the crossroad between an artwork, a design product and a technological device. Currently at the […]