Examples of artists working with microscopy


Steve Wilson - Guide to artists working with Biology: Microbiology, Bioengineering, Stem Cells; Biology: Animals & Plants; Ecology; Body & Medicine
http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~infoarts/links/wilson.artlinks2.bio.html

Genetics Research

Critical Art Ensemble - Genterra, Free Range, Cult of the New Eve, Flesh Machine.  (Tactical media to educate audiences to work with genetic technology)
http://www.critical-art.net/
cae
Beatriz DA COSTA Molecular invasion  Transgenetic release machine   biotech workshops
http://www.beatrizdacosta.net/
freerange
Eduardo Kac  Transgentic Art - GFP Bunny, Eighth Day
insert genetically engineered florescent genes in various creatures.
http://www.ekac.org/transgenicindex.html
8th day
Brandon Ballengée - Hymenochirus Breeding . frog species reclamation From Farm 2 Pharm, Ever Changing Tide, Fort Tilden Project
http://greenmuseum.org/ballengee

species reclame
Dimitri Bulatov
Static form of chimerical design of Xenopus laevis tadpole.  Manipulation of genetics for aesthetic purposes.
http://biomediale.ncca-kaliningrad.ru/
bulatov

Research Processes & Stem Cell Research

SymbioticA - Art & Biology Research Center Australia
Tissue Culture & Art - Near Life Experimentation - Victimless Leather
http://www.symbiotica.uwa.edu.au/
 http://www.tca.uwa.edu.au/
tca
Marta de Menezes - Nucleart (paint with DNA) , Protein drawings
http://www.martademenezes.com/
nucleart
Paul Vanouse - Latent Figure Protocol  (electphoresis affected by different methodologies) Relative Velocity Inscription Devicemain ae07 latent figure
Kathleen Rogers - Tremor, (zebrafish genetics & development)., Cardiogenesis (genetic development of heart) , Imagination of Matter, DNA.Corn (Corn DNA)
http://www.kathleenrogers.co.uk/
kathleen Rogers



Relationship with our own micro-organisms

Stephen Wilson - Introspection  (play games with organisms and cells from the visitor's body)
http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/art/guests/guests.html
introspection
Sabrina Raaf -  Breath Cultures
People breathed on an agar medium.  The bacterial developed over time
http://www.raaf.org/
breath cultures
Lizzie Burns
Art based on disease and body processes
HIV virus
www.molecular-designs.com
lizzie burns
Anna Dumitriu  - The Normal Flora Project, Bio tracking The Institute of Unnecessary Research
Things growing in our environments.
http://www.annadumitriu.co.uk
Dumitriu

Relationships with other organisms 

Stephen Wilson - Protozoa Games
People played games with live single celled animals
http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/art/protozoagames/protogames10.html
prtozoa games
Simon Park - Physarum Dynamic (different artists working with slime mold 08)
http://web.mac.com/annadumitriu/IUR/Physarum_Dynamic.html

http://www.sgm.ac.uk/pubs/micro_today/pdf/080706.pdf

http://www.danacentre.org.uk/events/2008/11/26/456  photobooth/ blue green algae

simon park
Eshel Ben-Jacob
Bacterial Drawings
http://star.tau.ac.il/%7Eeshel/gallery.html
bacterka.
Daro Montag  - Soil microorganism effect on photographic film

http://rane.falmouth.ac.uk/home.html
daro montag
Heather Barnett

Infective Art - Bacterial Cultures
Micro-Designs wallpaper
http://www.heatherbarnett.co.uk
http://www.micro-designs.com
barnett
Softday Bacterial Ensemble
This jazz quartet  improvises with the Daphnia (small water based crustaceans).  these tiny crustaceans change their tune when infectious material enters their environment.
http://www.softday.ie/
softda7
Frances Whitehead - Arguably Alive
Sculptures of viruses
http://www.atelieraetopia.net
frances whitehead
Measles virus
Gordana Novakovic
Fugue  - artificial immune system
http://www.gordananovakovic.net/
http://www.fugueart.com/
fugue


Art exploring proteins, nanotechnology, etc


Paul Thomas - Nanoessence (comparison of AFM images of living and dead skin cells 08)  Midas - Visions of area between finger and gold
http://www.visiblespace.com/nanoessence/index.htm
paul thomas
Steve Miller - Protein series
http://www.stevemiller.com/protein/
steve miller



Sculpture on microscopic scale


Williard Wigen - micro-sculptures, on the head of a pin, a grain of sand, and in the eye of a needle.
http://www.willard-wigan.com/
willard wiggans
Chinese artist Jin Yin Hua paints a giant panda on a single human hair, ... to view the tiny artwork had to look at it through a microscope.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/4836662.stm
micro painting
Ken Goldberg - Invisible Cantilever  (with Karl Bohringer)  Atomic Force Micrscope used to create model of  Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater

http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/~goldberg/flw/print.html
goldberg