[USA] “Adorable” and “easygoing” is how Alison Hiltner describes the algae she’s been cultivating for her new exhibition at the Continue reading Art is in bloom – an algae bloom, that is – at Mpls. Institute of Art
[USA] In 2011, award-winning artist and poet Helen Salzberg created an artist in residence program at Florida Atlantic University’s Continue reading FAU artist in residence to create paper from algae
[Australia] Seaweed collected from the site of one of Australia’s worst shipwrecks has been transformed into art honouring the lives lost. Continue reading Seaweed from 1835 convict shipwreck site transformed to remember lives lost
[USA] Living Things is the name of this nice piece of design-y art, or arty design, created by Jacob Douenias and Ethan Frier and now on view at the Mattress Factory in Pittsburgh. Continue reading At the Mattress Factory, Douenias and Frier offer pet algae
[UK] A cyclist who studies manhole covers and a snorkler who swims with sharks helped to make a lively night livelier as Newcastle University’s Master of Fine Art exhibition opened to the public. Continue reading Art made from seaweed and a dancing wardrobe feature in the postgraduate exhibition at Newcastle University
[USA] As the scourge of ponds and swimming holes everywhere, algae frequently get a bad rep. These little green pests, however, play a very vital role in our ecosystem—and potentially the future of renewable energy. Photosynthetic algae are able to “eat” Continue reading Could a Common Plant Be the Future of Renewable Energy?
AUSTIN, Texas — From bacterial paintings to clothing that grows, the boundaries between art and science are getting ever more blurry.
More and more artists are harnessing living creatures to make political statements or illuminate the Continue reading New Art Uses Tiny Life Forms
Algae. To some, that word might conjure unpleasant images of an algal bloom in a lake or an infestation inside their swimming pool. But to biologists and environmental scientists from FIU’s School of Environment, Arts and Society, diatoms – a major group of Continue reading Exploring Florida’s algae at the Frost Art Museum
[Global] Algae is blessed with qualities such as bioluminescence—the ability to glow in the dark—and photosynthesis, which is a Continue reading The top 10 most innovative algae-powered designs
[USA] Dr. Larry Liddle initially didn’t intend for it to be art; it was science, another method for him to learn more about and document Continue reading The art of seaweed