BioArt and Bacteria was a solo art exhibition by internationally Anna Dumitriu which exploring our relationship with the microbial world, antibiotics and technology. It ran from October 2017 to March 2018.
Read more about it at the Museum of the History of Science exhibition website
Dumitriu is Artist in Residence with Modernising Medical Microbiology. Her work fuses craft, sculpture and bioscience to explore our relationship to the microbial world, technology and biomedicine. She has an international exhibition profile, having exhibited at venues including The Picasso Museum in Barcelona, The Science Gallery in Dublin, The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Taipei, and The V & A Museum in London
Bacteria lie at the centre of Dumitriu’s ground-breaking work, which combines traditional artistic media with contemporary science to produce artwork that is not only about bacteria but actually fused with them.
You can read more about the collaboration in our Art page.