The Art of DNA – Stranger Visions

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The Art of DNA

For this week’s “Science Sunday”, The Zen Orange takes a look at art in science – specifically, art created from our DNA. In “Stranger Visions”, artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg creates 3D versions of people’s faces, using the DNA she finds on – of all things – old chewing gum and cigarette butts.

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Art is Subjective

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The Zen Orange - Art

“Art is subjective” – we hear this phrase quite a bit, particularly in response to someone that has made a disparaging comment about a particular artist or piece of work. While the statement about subjectivity is true, what does it actually mean?

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