arts

CERN has a lively and varied arts programme which includes visits and residencies for artists from around the world. The articles below relate to the CERN arts programme and to creative endeavours in the wider sense at the laboratory. For more about the CERN arts programme, check out arts@CERN.

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Collide residency award launches new call for entries

Arts at CERN launches a new call for Collide, its flagship residency programme, in partnership with the City of Barcelona

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At CERN
07 October, 2021

CERN and ICTP Physics Without Frontiers welcome Little Amal at the Esplanade des Particules

Little Amal is a 3.5-m-tall animated puppet of a Syrian refugee girl who has embarked on a remarkable journey – an 8000-km artistic voyage that is taking her across Turkey and Europe. To find her mother, to get back to school, to start a new life.

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At CERN
29 September, 2021

CERN and Pro Helvetia announce selected artists for the Connect residencies

Arts at CERN and Pro Helvetia announce the selected artists for the first edition of Connect, an international artistic residency programme

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At CERN
27 July, 2021

Two artworks and a school event inspired by CERN at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London

Two artists are presenting their work inspired by their research at CERN at the V&A exhibition “Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser”

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20 July, 2021
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20 July, 2021

Arts at CERN and Pro Helvetia extend their partnership with the launch of “Connect”

This new programme will promote dialogue between the arts, science and technology for the next four years

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At CERN
14 April, 2021

Black Quantum Futurism wins this year’s Collide residency award

Arts at CERN selected the Black Quantum Futurism collective to complete an artistic residency between CERN in Geneva and Barcelona

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Knowledge sharing
16 February, 2021
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16 February, 2021

Open call for the new edition of Collide residency award

Arts at CERN is announcing an international call for Collide, its flagship programme consisting of a residency award of up to three months divided between CERN and the city of Barcelona.

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27 October, 2020
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27 October, 2020

CERN technology helps rediscover lost painting by Raphael

CERN’s Timepix particle detectors, developed by the Medipix2 Collaboration, help unravel the secret of a long-lost painting by the great Renaissance master, Raphael

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21 September, 2020
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21 September, 2020

Still time to see Tomo Savić-Gecan’s artworks in Geneva!

Croatian artist Tomo Savić-Gecan’s work is being exhibited at the Sculpture Garden Biennale until 30 September 2020

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At CERN
15 September, 2020
At CERN
Announcement
15 September, 2020

Ten artworks exploring CERN science travel around the world

A travelling art exhibition entitled ‘Quantum/Broken Symmetries’* will bring the fruit of CERN’s art and science residencies to four new museums worldwide in 2020.

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02 March, 2020
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02 March, 2020

Arts at CERN announces winners of artist-in-residence awards and guest artists for 2020

The recipients of the Arts at CERN artistic residency awards, Collide Geneva and Accelerate Finland, are Yann Marussich and Erich Berger, respectively.

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17 December, 2019
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17 December, 2019