Harvesting Collections for Social and Scientific Benefit: Hidden Stories at the Herbarium of RBGE
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Harvesting Collections for Social and Scientific Benefit: Hidden Stories at the Herbarium of RBGE

The advent of the era of Big Data has highlighted a truism in scientific discovery: an inference is only as good as the data that underlie it. While it is tempting to believe that large, open-access data repositories are a recent invention, in fact scientific collections such as herbaria have been filling this purpose for … Continue reading

Misplaced Women? workshop with Tanja Ostojic
Creativity / Events / feminism / migration / Participatory Art / Performance Art / Scotland

Misplaced Women? workshop with Tanja Ostojic

As part of the Festival of Politics 2016, Serbian artist Tanja Ostojic will host a workshop that starts at the Tullos Community Centre and expands out to the streets and public spaces of the neighbourhood of Torry. During the workshop, women are invited and encouraged to share migration experiences and enact the Misplaced Women? performance. Continue reading

3 Generations of Women Artists Perform
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3 Generations of Women Artists Perform

3 Generations of Women Artists Perform By Amy Bryzgel and Denisa Tomkova International Women’s Day 2016 will be celebrated in Perth this year with an exclusive event: 3 Generations of Women Artists Perform,” featuring live performances by Serbian-born/Berlin-based artist Tanja Ostojić and Polish artist Karolina Kubik, together with a screening of Natalia LL’s iconic work … Continue reading