Inside Knowledge

Sep 2, 2011 by     No Comments    Posted under: Art, Donations, Medicine, News, Press Coverage, Science

Anna Perman and David Robertson have written this thoughtful blog post on the nature and conflicting responsibilities of science, outreach and factual research in combination with art projects such as Palaces.

“The motivation for any individual scientist to reach out with their work will vary, from promoting their research to loftier aims of enlightenment and a vast range of more nuanced positions in between. But one common thread is likely to come up time and again: they enjoy it.

“An important reason that Sara’s project works is the enjoyment she gets from her collaboration with Gina. When we interviewed them ideas flowed between them seamlessly. They got lost in the implications of the project, and it was hard not to get caught up in their enthusiasm.”

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