Body Builders Exhibit Merges Biotech and Art

On Feb. 23, the CST and Butler College hosted the opening of an art exhibition featuring works from the participants of FRS 127 - Body Builders: Living Systems as Art Media, taught by CST Associate Director, Penelope Georges. The well-attended event brought together students from the past two offerings of the course along with other visitors. The exhibit, located in the James S. Hall Memorial Gallery in Butler College and on view through March 13th explores applications of biotechnology through artistic practice and provokes critical questions about their use in our world.