of my favorite links on the topic of genetic arts:
These pieces were especially exciting. They allowed for the capture
of images in a living medium with a high degree of control. Innovative,
simple and elegant.
I thought these cups captured some of the pertinent issues surrounding
genetic engineering in a fun, sometimes cynical manner.
Eduardo Kac is one of the leading artists to explore the possibilities
genetics has to offer art. I personally found this work more interesting
than Alba, his GFP bunny.
With the completion of the human genome project, a new problem has
emerged in biology. How do we deal with all the information we1ve
sequenced? This site documents an artist1s approach to the daunting
task of managing the code of life.
Leonardo is a rich resource. I have not linked to any specific page;
rather, I encourage readers to explore the site. The Art + Bio is
of particular interest.