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The proximity of science and art

The proximity of science and art

Dr. Tom Melia, theoretical particle physicist at CERN talks about the inspiration he got by the cooperation with the Collide@CERN residency winner Ryoji Ikeda and about what it means to him to be Ikedas inspiration partner.
Ryoji Ikeda immersing into the world of physics at CERN

Ryoji Ikeda immersing into the world of physics at CERN

The Japanese media artist and composer Ryoji Ikeda, the third Prix Ars Electronica Collide@CERN winner, started his residency in CERN. Together with his scientific inspiration partner Tom Melia he talked about the residency.
Week 4 – Collide@CERN Bill Fontana

Week 4 – Collide@CERN Bill Fontana

This blog-post sums up Bill Fontana's last week of his Collide@CERN- Residency.
Week 3 - Collide@CERN Bill Fontana

Week 3 – Collide@CERN Bill Fontana

Watch about Bill Fontana's third week at the CERN.
Week 2 - Bill Fontana, Collide@CERn

Week 2 – Bill Fontana, Collide@CERn

After the first week’s video blog, Bill Fontana started exploring the CERN laboratory in many different ways. Armed with his accelerometers, which are used by structural engineers traditionally to measure the movement of structures and his recording equipment, he revealed the inner sound worlds of dipoles, the CERN grid in the computer centre and even...
Week 1 - Bill Fontana, Collide@CERN

Week 1 – Bill Fontana, Collide@CERN

The month of July was Bill Fontana's first part of his residency at CERN. And he was not alone! He came also with his family, which included his photographer son, Michael Fontana, 18. Every week, Michael interviewed his father and his inspiration partner, CERN cosmologist Subodh Patil about what they were thinking of the week...
The Sounds of Physics - Bill Fontana's Residency at CERN

The Sounds of Physics – Bill Fontana’s Residency at CERN

Bill Fontana has been busy at the CERN, working as the winner of the Collide@CERN Residency Award. What he has been up to will be subject of this series of blog-posts over the course of the next 4 weeks.