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Samsung Frame TV review: 4K TV + Art Mode

By Erin L / November 6, 2017 / 6 Comments

Have you heard about Samsung’s stunning new Frame TV with its 4K resolution screen and built in Art Mode? Wondering if it lives up to the hype? Read my review…

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Artists to use old farm equipment to create giant walk-in camera

By Erin L / August 25, 2016 / Comments Off on Artists to use old farm equipment to create giant walk-in camera

Four artists are banding together to create works of art inside a giant empty grain bin.  The project will create a massive ‘camera obscura’ inside the old corrugated metal structure. The plan is unfolding at the Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage northeast of Nanton, Alberta. Camera obscura is Latin for ‘dark room,’  and as the group…

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The power of mushrooms! How fungi can replace styrofoam, at Beakerhead #YYC

By Erin L / September 18, 2015 / Comments Off on The power of mushrooms! How fungi can replace styrofoam, at Beakerhead #YYC

Beakerhead is Calgary’s celebration of science, art and engineering.  For five days, there are myriad events all over Calgary, from massive art installations, the Ted-style Talks, plus food/chemistry events and even engineering feats. One of those is In/flux, an art installation that uses mushroom bricks as faux-construction material. In/flux is created by two Calgary engineers,…

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Beakerhead celebrates science! 

By Erin L / September 15, 2015 / Comments Off on Beakerhead celebrates science! 

 It’s not even officially underway yet and already it’s cool! I spent this afternoon volunteering for Calgary’s art, science and engineering mash-up Beakerhead. Just one of the amazing visual events is Intrude at Central Memorial Park. It’s a set of giant inflatable bunnies you can’t look away from. They’re the brainchildren of artist Amanda Parer…

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