LENS ON LIFE
An exhibition and film curated by Professor Marina Wallace of Artakt in which artists collaborate with scientists to explore the fundamental mechanism of human life - Mitosis. The exhibition will tour 3 European cities and feature the work of artists Rob Kesseler, Lucy + Jorge Orta, Ackroyd & Harvey and choreographer Shobana Jeyasingh. A documentary film Meetings of Minds directed by Natasha Serlin of the Bespoke Films recorded a series of meetings between the scientists and artists. In the is section Cell biologist Melina Schuh from the MRC in Cambridge meets Rob Kesseler to explore the complexities of oocytes - mammalian eggs.