Science and Innovation

Major cancer research building under construction in the heart of London

Major cancer research building under construction in the heart of London

Its great to see the construction of this major investment in cancer research progressing apace.  It will be a fantastic research facility for London and the UK when complete. The aim of the  building layout is flexibility, communication, collaboration; therefore it is not zoned by traditional scientific disciplines and the building is designed for the […]

What is the future? Spirit of Utopia at the Whitechapel Gallery

What is the future? Spirit of Utopia at the Whitechapel Gallery

The main galleries at the Whitechapel have been taken over by ten artists and collectives from around the world who are seeking suggesting answers to the future of the economy, the environment and society itself, asking, ‘what if?’  Inevitably some are optimistic; some pessimistic, but generally they are thought-provoking.  The installations include a live studio […]

Art and Science celebration of DNA Research at King’s College London

Art and Science celebration of DNA Research at King’s College London

The current “must-see” exhibition at the Inigo Rooms at King’s College London celebrates the research on DNA carried out in the adjacent Quadrangle Laboratories, soon to be demolished. French photographer Christine Donnier-Valentin shows her architectural roots in her photography and installations of items from the laboratories; Shelley James displays some gorgeous crystals in which the […]

Art and Science combined

Art and Science combined

Presented in conjunction with the Copenhagen Photo Festival, photographer Alastair Philip Wiper highlights the beauty of science and research facilities: in particular, the anechoic chambers at the Technical University of Denmark and the and the Four Solaire in the French Pyrenees – the world’s largest solar furnace. Tweet