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Are you feeling ticklish?

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 17:57

Well? Are you? Should humans and robots bunk up together? Are these intimate relationships even possible? That’s what HUMANS NEED NOT APPLY exhibit Tickle Salon attempts to discuss. Is there a line drawn in the sand for what areas of life robotics can conquer, and have we crossed it? These are...

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Retail tender at Science Gallery Dublin

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 16:53

Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin is seeking submissions for tender from third parties for their current retail offering. With over 410,000 visitors to the building in 2016, this is an exciting opportunity for a current retailer to expand their reach to a new audience. The gallery already...

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Open Call for commissioned artworks

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:59

Science Gallery Dublin is excited to announce that in addition to our general open call for IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, and with the support of Science Foundation Ireland’s Discover Programme, the Health Research Board (HRB) and the NTR Foundation, we are seeking to commission up to four artworks to be...

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Big Robots Don't Cry

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 12:34

Stony 1.0 is one of my favourite exhibits in HUMANS NEED NOT APPLY, because of the ethics and intentions behind the exhibit. Stony 1.0 is a grave-tending robot created by Itamar Shimshony, and it is an exhibit that examines the possibilities and implictions of robotics creeping into the very...

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