Call for Proposals: Designers & Artists 4 Genomics Award 2012
Always wanted to be at the forefront of riveting art that is trans-disciplinary and pushes the boundaries of technological and artistic possibilities? Then submit your application for DA4GA and take a chance on winning € 25.000, – for your project!
DA4GA highlights and explores the exciting and novel possibilities between design, artistic practice and Life Sciences. Inaugurated by the Netherlands Genomics Initiative, Waag Society, Naturalis and CSG – Centre for Society and the Life Sciences, DA4GA aims to stimulate emerging designers and artists to delve into the world of bio-art, and produce new work in close collaboration with the most prestigious Dutch Life Science institutes in the field of sustainability, food, health, bio-informatics, agriculture, energy and safety.
Did you graduate no longer than five years ago in the field of art or design? Do the breakthroughs of Life Sciences fascinate you, and do you have a knack for (applied) arts and/or design? Then we want you to send in your CV, portfolio and idea for a project that combines artistic merit with the vast developments in Life Sciences.
What do we offer?
Please note: applicants who do not reside in the Netherlands are only accepted on the condition that they will be present – at their own cost – during all events that lead up to the Award and during the entire development period (December 2012 – June 2013) in case they belong to one of the winning projects.
Interested? Send an e-mail to email@example.com for the application form and conditions.