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Brief Encounters exhibition Late

  • East Midlands
  • visual arts
  • Prof. Turi King


Brief Encounters

Exhibition Late

Thursday 15th March 5pm-7pm

Newarke Houses Museum & Gardens, The Newarke, Leicester, LE2 7BY

The University of Leicester invited artists to take part in its British Science Week through the Brief Encounters initiative, hosting 8 Mini Science/Art Residencies. Artists were invited to spend time with University of Leicester scientists in their environment and to share each other’s practices, culminating in this exhibition.

The Brief Encounters initiative is led by Professor Turi King (UoL), the late event will be a chance to meet some of the artists involved. The exhibition runs from 9th– 31stMarch.

Opening times Mon-Sat from 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-4pm.

Artists taking part

Scientists taking part

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Photo, Crowds enjoying Garden of Light, by TILT. Lumiere London 2016, produced by Artichoke, supported by Mayor of London. Credit Matthew Andrews 2016.

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