Events
MaterialeX workshop
26 — 27 Feb 2020

SOLU

What happens when matter really matters? MaterialeX is a two-day deep-dive workshop about exploring how to make materials from local waste streams. The workshop is hosted by Chan'nel Vestergaard.
Yeastogram workshop with Johanna Rotko
24 — 27 Aug 2020

SOLU Space

During this three-evening workshop, participants learn how to make yeastograms - living images made with yeast, growth media, UV light and rasterized images - with the guidance of visual artist Johanna Rotko
Microbial prospecting workshop with Melissa Grant
8 Oct 2021

SOLU Space

Making invisible microbes visible and trying to identify them has been a pastime of the curious for many centuries. Some of the scientific methods used have seemed out of reach for the at home biologist, however, advances in DIY biology equipment and sharing of knowledge now mean that almost anyone can grow and potentially identify microbes with a few pieces of equipment...
Down to Earth
2 — 3 Dec 2021

SOLU Space

Down to Earth is a two day hands-on workshop with Aino Johansson and Sirja Moberg at Bioart Society's SOLU space. During the workshop participants will go through the process of how to make a chromatography and prepare some with their own soil samples. While working they will enter into conversations and discuss different aspects with the aim to cultivate our understanding of soil. They invite the participants to explore together our relationship to the soils we inhabit - their role in the networks of the manifold ecosystems of planet Earth and the different kinds of agencies within.