Parkinson's Scientific Art: An Exhibition Showcasing Scientific Developments in Parkinson's Research

Posted 26 April 2017

Parkinson’s Scientific Art! Call out now open!

Parkinson’s Disease is a neurodegenerative disorder, with approximately 32 Australians being diagnosed daily. Organisers of Parkinson's Scientific Art are looking for interested scientists and clinicians who are currently working on Parkinson’s research to contribute scientific images of their work.

Selected artworks will be exhibited in August 2017 - August 2018 with the primary vision to increase awareness of Parkinson’s Disease.

PROJECT VISION & VALUES

  • Raise awareness of Parkinson’s Disease.
  • Celebrate the scientific developments in Parkinsons research
  • Provide a platform for artists and scientists to collaborate.
  • Encourage engagement between community, science and art.

PROGRAM

Call out closes: 30th May 2017.
Panel meets to select work: 15th June 2017
Selected contributors will be requested to provide a brief caption describing image.
Preparation for exhibition and website development: 15th June 2017-10th August
Exhibition sites: Sydney Science Week Exhibition: 12 August 2017- 20th August 2017
Randwick library, North Rydye library, Australian Neuroscience Society Conference, Parkinsons NSW.

More information on how to submit images can be found here.

Please email images to asheeta.prasad@unsw.edu.au
Interested sponsors, scientists and volunteers please contact: Dr Asheeta Prasad