Open Petri Dish Night No. 1
Genspace members gathered together to ‘lift their lids’ at the first Open Petri Dish Night!
The informal social was a members’ only event to strengthen the Genspace community. Overall, the night was a huge success, and a wonderful opportunity for the potential development of cross-platform collaborations, skill sharing and innovative ideas. The conversation was diverse as artists and scientists shared their current projects, research and experiments. Topics of discussion ranged from bacteria and fungi, to the Gowanus Canal, among many others.
Members gathered at the table for conversation
Members were inspired and left with thought-provoking ideas. Everyone was excited to continue the conversation at the next Open Petri Dish Night.
Above, left to right: Roger Peters Blanc, Ali Schachtschneider, Ellen Jorgensen, Jan Mun, Annelie Koller, Claire Durand-Gasselin, Blacki Migliozzi, Julie Wolf
Top left: Ali and Silvio; Silvio with his drying scoby sheet; members Annelie, Claire, Julie, Roy Buchanan, Roger and Ali around the table.
The members included a range from artists to scientists:
Annelie Koller – email@example.com
Ali Schachtschneider – firstname.lastname@example.org
Claire Durand-Gasselin – email@example.com
Ellen Jorgensen – firstname.lastname@example.org
Jan Mun – email@example.com
Julie Wolf – firstname.lastname@example.org
Roger Peters Blanc – email@example.com
Roy Buchanan – firstname.lastname@example.org
Silvio Tinello – email@example.com