|Exhibition dates: 8 March - 13 April 2006|
Special Preview: Tuesday 7 March
Commissioned by LifeLike - the AV Festival 2006 'autoinducer Ph-1(cross cultural chemistry)' is based around the relationships between three elements - a cyanobacteria, a water fern, and rice. It places an organic farming process into a new context, as an automated system governed by an artificialintelligence based bacterial colony, to look at the merging of the technological and the biological.
LifeLike - the AV Festival 2006 is the UK's largest international festival of digital arts and music, electronic art, games and new media and will be taking place in venues across Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland and Middlesbrough from 2 - 12 March.
As part of the AV Festival 2006 there are four consecutive openings around Sunderland on Tuesday 7 March:
Guests can travel to each opening reception via the
Andy Gracie & Brian Lee Yung Rowe, 'autoinducer Ph-1 (cross cultural chemistry)', 2006. Commissioned by AV Festival 06