Anna Dumitriu is an artist whose work blurs the boundaries between art and science with a strong interest in ethical issues raised by emerging technologies and their impact on society. As well as developing many installations and performances around these themes, she also has a strong curating practice which is also documented here. For her Bioart and Bacteria work see www.normalflora.co.uk and for The Institute of Unnnecessary Research see www.unnecessaryresearch.org. Click the links at the top of this section for information on key projects. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
‘Robots and Avatars – UK Selection’ produced and curated by body>data>space, showcases a vivid and topical selection of artworks from UK based artists and innovators. The exhibition includes “My Robot Companion” by Anna Dumitriu, Alex May, and Michael L Walters, and Kerstin Dautenhan (University of Hertfordshire) and is open to the public from 19th to 28th September 2012, at 12 Star Gallery.The gallery is located at Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU, the European Commission in London. See photos here and of the exhibition opening here.