september, 2017

22sep(sep 22)11:00 am09dec(dec 9)5:00 pmBubble, Bulge, Bleb

Artwork by Andy Lomas


Event Details

As part of a year-long programme celebrating the centenary of D’Arcy Thompson’s extraordinary book On Growth & Form (1917), LifeSpace present an exhibition of spirals, spheres and waves in art inspired by naturally occurring mathematical forms and computer-generated abstractions.

Drawn from the University of Dundee’s collections, the exhibition features mathematical modeling of complex biological systems alongside work by artists including Mat Fleming, Andy Lomas, Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, Daniel Brown, Victor Pasmore and graduates from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design.

Preview: Thursday 21 September 2017, 5-7pm
Exhibition tour with curators and artists at 5pm. RSVP to
Artist Talk: Sunday 15 October, 3-4pm, LifeSpace

The Gallery is open during exhibitions on Saturdays from 11am-5pm, and during the week by appointment only (email

A separate outgrowth of the exhibition will be held in CentreSpace, Dundee Contemporary Arts 22 September  – 28 October, open Mon-Fri 11am-5pm Sat 12-5pm.


September 22 (Friday) 11:00 am - December 9 (Saturday) 5:00 pm GMT



Discovery Centre, University of Dundee

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