Rewired 2017

By January 6, 2017Art-Science

Rewired: The Brain, Art, and Innovation

Presenting an evening featuring connections between neuroscience, art and innovation.

 

 

 

Rewired features leading neuroscience researchers, tech innovators, and top artists.

Talks/Performances

  • Sue Austin (celebrity TED speaker): Becoming the artist: Engineering the diving & flying wheelchairs 
  • Madison Mcgrew: Dance-Science performance
  • Dr Adam Kampff: Enhancing intelligence with virtual reality
  • Dr Nikhil Sharma: Innovating the UK’s 1st early diagnostic motor disorder clinic + Sophie Adams Ballet Company, Fiona Mclean-Buechel (violin) & photography from Miles Pilling
  • Miles Pilling: Scooter shooting – from the BBC to unique perspectives on photography
  • Tanztheater Adrian Look (feat. patient-advocates: Chris D’Souza, Charles Verrall, Rachael Dougherty): Living beyond boundaries – contemporary dance + stories of disability through dance 
  • Dr Ed Wild: Tackling an incurable disease at its source + Highly Sprung Performance Company
  • Dr Stephanie Wilson and Dr Celia Woolf: speech and human-computer interaction

Featured conditions: Motor Neuron Disease, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Transverse Myelitis, Huntington’s disease, Dementia, Aphasia

Arts: live dance, live music, short theatre/dramatic arts piece, photography, virtual reality and more!

 

Aim

The event aims to raise public awareness of neurological conditions using artistic collaborations and cutting-edge research.

 

*Proceeds support people with neurological conditions. The target area for the donations will be decided by the audience.

For more background history on this event click the following link entitled Rewired History.

 

Date and Location

10th March 2017

7pm to 9pm

Ondaatje Theatre (Royal Geographical Society)

1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR

 

Booking

£12 (£10 concession)

rewired2017.eventbrite.co.uk

 

Press

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