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Artsy Microorganism


Friday, Sept 15  | 5pm-9pm


Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Living Agar Art is a unique and creative way to explore the world of microbiology. By using agar petri dishes and safe microorganisms, attendees can create beautiful and unique works of art while also learning about the fascinating world of microbiology and biotechnology. Agar Art is suitable for students of all ages and can be used in a variety of settings, including outdoor festivals! Amino Labs invites attendees to create their own art or participate in a larger-scale ‘giant’ living painting using friendly, colourful and fluorescent organisms!

Supported by: Government of Alberta, SuncorFunded by the Government of Canada