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Invitation to our Opening Night

We are pleased to invite you to our Opening Night on  Saturday 01.October 2016 between 17–20:00! Venue Vienna Design Week Festival Headquarter Schlossgasse 14 1050 Vienna Austria View on Map…

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The Growing Lab – Mycelia / Maurizio Montalti

The Growing Lab / Mycelia consists of an ongoing, process-based research and exploration actively engaging with investigating and assessing methodologies for the implementation of fungal mycelium as a…

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design.bio / Orkan Telhan & Taylor Caputo

Design.bio is a web platform that provides designers tools, consumables, organisms and knowhow to work with biology in domains as diverse as material, food, and product design. Learn.design.bio…

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Biolace / Carole Collet

Biolace is a speculative design project which explores the potential of synthetic biology for future fabrication. In a future located in 2050, when natural resources have become scarce,…

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bioMASON – built with nature

bioMASON, Inc.’s process employs natural microorganisms and chemical processes to manufacture biological cement-based masonry building materials. The result is a durable cement that is grown in ambient temperatures…

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Yeastograms / Kristin Weissenberger & Günter Seyfried

Yeastograms involves methods, developed at the pavillon_35 Bioart club in Vienna, to cultivate baker’s yeast and to shape the cultivation according to aesthetic and artistic decisions. One method…

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Oscillatoria Sutured / Dr Simon Park and Victoria Geaney

  Oscillatoria Sutured is an evolving body of work, which explores and questions the uneasy human relationship with bacteria through biological design by suggesting bacteria as a future focus for textiles and fashion. In Oscillatoria Sutured, Simon and Victoria showcase…

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Possible Tomorrows at Vienna Design Week

Possible Tomorrows introduces a selection of experimental and technical design applications hatched from the fields of biotechnology and synthetic biology. Selected designers/artists contribute on the one hand speculative…