08 Feb Slides and audio from the live experiment
PechaKucha Night Tokyo vol.132
Presentation slides and audio from the live experiment are now online!
When Art and Science Collide
“I wanted to learn the beautiful mechanism of the universe, nature, and life. So i studied biology and chemistry in my university. And that’s when i thought ‘how cool would it be to integrate all of this into art?’”
One may think that art and Science are total opposites but not Yoko Shimizu. A contemporary artist and science researcher, Yoko finds that the beauty of the scientific principles that surround us to be timeless, limitless, and inspirational. Yoko – who has won many awards her scientific artworks – creates installations that integrate both art and science.