Historical forms of genetic manipulation (breeding)

Survey of Artists Exploring Genetics
Stephen Wilson, Conceptual/Information Arts, Art Dept, SFSU


 
 
George Gessert 

Gessert Information page,  Paradise Now info

Hybrid 488 image; Natural Selection artist book image; Scatter
(Systematic breeding of plants as part of an investigation of attitudes toward genetics.)



 
 
Christoph Ebener, Uli Winters

Winters Information Page   Ebener Information Page
Byte  (Breeding of mice with tendency for eating computer cables)
Byte cable image     Byte breeding cages image



 

Adam Zaretsky

Information - Emutagen site Langlois proposal
The Humperdinck Effect article 
Humperdinck Effect  image
(Eagelberg Humperdinck music played to modiried e-coli bacteria with selection for those better producers of antibiotics.)
 


 
 
 
 
Andrea Zitel
Zitel information site

Breeding Units   image
(sequence of barriers arranged so only the best flying chickens make it to the breeding area.)