Art's Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Future

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Art's Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Future

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4/7 (Friday)
from 6:00pm - 9:00pm
2017-04-07 22:00:002017-04-08 01:00:00America/New_YorkArt's Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic FutureWho do you want to design humanity's future—artists or genetic engineers? The answer is: both. “Art’s Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Future” is a weekend of events and a workshop that use the lens of art to view genetic engineering, its value, and its meaning for our society, challenging artists, designers, and others to move forward in responsibly elevating the level of public discourse on the topic of genetic engineering. Caption: Participating artist Paul Vanouse (center, right) flanked by images from his installation Latent Figure Protocol, 2007–2009, that used DNA samples to create emergent representational images such as a copyright symbol (left). 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603

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CAM Raleigh
409 West Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Who do you want to design humanity's future—artists or genetic engineers? The answer is: both. “Art’s Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Future” is a weekend of events and a workshop that use the lens of art to view genetic engineering, its value, and its meaning for our society, challenging artists, designers, and others to move forward in responsibly elevating the level of public discourse on the topic of genetic engineering.

Caption: Participating artist Paul Vanouse (center, right) flanked by images from his installation Latent Figure Protocol, 2007–2009, that used DNA samples to create emergent representational images such as a copyright symbol (left).