Parasitic Lifespans – Jen Southern and Rod Dillon Co-Commission


NEoN Digital Arts and the Wellcome Centre for Anti-Infectives Research are pleased to announce the co-commission of a new digital art work by artist Jen Southern and scientist Rod Dillon. The work will launch in Dundee and online in November 2018, as part of NEoN Digital Arts Festival under its theme of lifespans. Considering the

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AL and AL talk science fiction, homophobia, hating the phrase ‘artificial intelligence’


Al Holmes and Al Taylor, known professionally as AL and AL, met in the last 90s and started making films together after graduating from Central Saint Martins. Through experimental and surreal films they explore science fiction and the possible futures promised within the genre. Blogger Ana Hine caught up with them to chat about their

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Co-Commission Opportunity


Art Co-commission for the Wellcome Centre for Anti-Infectives Research and NEoN Digital Arts Festival The Wellcome Centre for Anti-Infectives Research brings together scientists from a broad range of disciplines to develop new potential drug molecules. This includes chemists, biologists, parasitologists, drug dynamics specialists and computational expertise. We are united by our desire to tackle the

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Degree Show 2018


NEoN blogger Ana Hine checked out the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design Degree Show 2018 in recognition of the Year of the Young People. The best digital art pieces at this year’s degree show at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design were incredibly simple, deceptively so. Take Catriona Beckett’s two-screen

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10 Years of NEoN!


Almost a decade has passed since the first NEoN Digital Arts Festival, so as we prepare to welcome artists and makers from across the world to our fair city of Dundee we decided to also take a look back on ten years of digital art festivities. NEoN – which stands for North East of North,

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Generation ZX(X)


In 1993 the TIMEX Factory in Dundee closed its gates after more than 7 months of painful strikes. 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of this departure from Dundee, a timely moment to look back and reconsider its impact on the city. TIMEX is still remembered for those bitter last months rather than the near five

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