Glucksman Gallery

Circadian Rhythms: Contemporary art and biological time

Circadian Rhythms presents artists whose works explore reflections on time, the cadence of working life, sleeping patterns, and the impact of modern technologies that disrupt the natural world.

Artists: Maarten Baas, David Beattie, Suki Chan, Tehching Hsieh, Jitish Kallat, Caoimhe Kilfeather, Barbara Knezevic, Michael Landy, Rivane Neuenschwander, Michael John Whelan Curated by Chris Clarke and Fiona Kearney in association with the APC Microbiome Centre, UCC All life on earth - humans, other animals, plants and even bacteria - carry out biological processes to a 24-hour pattern of activity that mirrors the length of the earth day. Such processes are said to be subject to certain rhythms as they oscillate at different points during the 24-hour cycle, always following the same pattern of activity. Circadian Rhythms presents the work of Irish and international artists who explore these invisible forces through reflections on time, the cadence of working life, sleeping patterns, as well as through the impact of modern technologies that disrupt the natural world. Circadian Rhythms is supported by The Arts Council Ireland, APC Microbiome Centre, University College Cork and private philanthropy through Cork University Foundation.

Category: Arts and Cultural Events: Glucksman Gallery
Date:
Time: 10am - 5pm Tue-Sat, 2-5pm Sunday
Location: The Glucksman
Target Audience: All welcome
Admission Price: € Free
Contact: Chris Clarke
021 4901844
http://www.glucksman.org

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