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The Accessible Genetics Consortium, in Collaboration with Goldsmiths, University of London are taking part in the ESRC’s Festival of Social Science with their event GEKNOWME. During the Festival, TAGC will be exhibiting innovative art work designed to help communicate some fundamental genetics concepts.

We are currently looking for artists and designers to contribute to this exciting event. Selected contributors will:

  • Have their work exhibited as part of the prestigious and national ESRC Festival of Social Science

  • Be considered for a place on the highly competitive Erasmus Scheme: offering full funding for 2 months of foreign study (available to Goldsmiths students only).

  • Have their work entered considered for an experts choice award (£100) and a public choice award (£100)

  • Have a budget of up to £50 for artistic materials upon having their design proposal accepted

If you would like to take part in the event and have your work considered for exhibition, please click HERE

The GEKNOWME exhibition will be running on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th November 2018. If you would like to be added to the guest list for this free event please email

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