Menagerie Of Microbes. ASCUS Lab

Laboratory Gallery, Summerhall. 26 March – 13 May 2016

Within and around us there live vast colonies of microorganisms. They are resourceful, connected and resilient. Menagerie of Microbes presents the work of artists, designers and scientists, exploring the cultural histories, biological behaviours, and speculative possibilities of bacteria, slime mould and fungi. Works by Heather Barnett, Anna Dumitriu, ecoLogicStudio, Patrick Hickey, Simon Park, Sarah Roberts, Urban Morphogenesis Lab and the ASCUS Lab.

Cinematography & Edition by Diego Almazán
Music by Blue Dot Sessions (
Songs: Cirrus , Cirrus Transit