Crossing Over: Exchanges in biotechnologies

The Royal Institution of Great Britain

2 October – 21 November 2008

Crossing Over is an exhibition of contemporary art at the Royal Institution of Great Britain that addresses the highly topical subject of genetic manipulation and bioengineering. Bringing together art, design and science, the artworks by thirteen artists and designers investigate the metaphors, potentialities and anxieties of this much debated area.

Artists: Anne Brodie, Alex Bunn, Eggebert and Gould, Material Beliefs (Elio Caccavale, Tobie Kerridge, James Auger, Jimmy Loizeau, Aleksandar Zivanovic, and Susanne Soares), Kathleen Rogers, Carl Stevenson, Phoebe von Held.

Curated by: Dr Caterina Albano (Artakt, Central Saint Martins College) and Rowan Drury. Exhibition organiser: Julie Hill (Artakt).



Photography Thierry Bal