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From: Merging science and art through fungi

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The two seemingly diverse fields biotechnology and art can feed and sustain each other not only from the attitude of how to think about an object, but also how to show this object in a way that may not have been seen before. Four examples are given. a “Champi(gn)ons”, 2017. Parasol mushroom, iron stand, shellac, rust, 25 cm × 15 cm × 10 cm. b “Spacecraft”, 2017. Parasol mushroom, pipe socket, shellac, rust, 15 cm × 10 cm × 8 cm. c “Mycelium”, 2018. Acrylic on canvas, 50 cm × 50 cm. d “Fibroblasts”, 2018. Air on canvas, 50 cm × 50 cm. © for all figures: V. meer

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