At the center of this publication is Lynn Hershman Leeson‘s installation The Infinity Engine, modeled after a genetics laboratory. The artist demonstrates that the boundaries between natural and artificial life are dissolving at an increasingly rapid pace in the age of synthetic biology, and that today, life itself can be artificially shaped.
Text by George Church, Rudolf Frieling, Sabine Himmelsbach, Thomas Huber
120 pages, 17 × 23,8 cm
Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2019
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The book displays a chronicle of the premieres, festivals and concerts that took place in the Kaserne Basel during Carena Schlewitt's 10-year artistic direction.
Dagmar Walser, Carena Schlewitt, Tobias Brenk (publishers)
Illustrations by Ariane Andereggen
176 pages, 153 images and illustrations
17 × 24 cm
Printed in 5 colors with a neon green
Cover with an image banner
Christoph Merian Verlag
28 ideas and visions about the future of the city.
120 pages, 23 images
13 x 21 cm
Cover with special color
Ribbon page marker