Talking Back To Science: Art, Science and the Personal

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Nine artists’ projects explore fascinating scientific subject areas.

Editor Bergit Arenda and Verity Slater
Publisher The Welcome Trust
ISBN 1-84129-052-1
Reference P0555
Date 2004
Type Publication

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