The Polytech.Science.Art program of the Polytechnic Museum in partnership with Garage Museum of Contemporary Art present Human as an Antenna, a workshop by artist Pascale Pollier-Green.
The workshop will look into the intersection of contemporary biology, anatomy, art and technology. In four days participants of the seminar will discuss the scientific and historical context of Pascale Pollier-Green's works. Her science-art projects are informed by a meticulous study of various tangible and intangible properties of the human body. She is particularly interested in philosophy, new technology, quantum physics, nanotechnology and animatronics.
The program of the workshop includes screenings of Fabrica Vitae and The Seat of Intuition, discussions on the nature of human consciousness and the abilities of the body, lectures on Otto Schumann and Nikola Tesla, a demonstration of alternative ways of making a Schumann resonator, and work on the participants' own art projects.