The Normal Flora Project: Intimate Revelations in Art and Science

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology book series (PSPT)


This chapter discusses and analyses the Normal Flora Project, an ongoing publicly engaged art project that combines installation, performance and media art with the science of microbiology. The project is led by Anna Dumitriu with a changing group of collaborators drawn from diverse backgrounds including: art, science, philosophy and technology, as well as school children, medical students, healthcare workers and the general public.


Bacterial Communication Aesthetic Experience Yersinia Pestis Bromothymol Blue Soil Flora 
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