In this talk artist Phil Ross will present his ongoing research into growing structures out of living fungi (mycotecture). Mr. Ross will describe the remarkable qualities of fungal materials, how they are cultivated into being, and the sustainable value of assembly through decomposition.
This talk is in conjunction with the exhibition Intimate Science on display fromFebruary 6 - April 15, 2014 in the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Parsons The New School for Design. For more details please visit the Shelia C. Johnson Design Center website.
Registration is full and there is a limited waitlist. A version of the lecture will be available on the web within 2-3 days of the events. A URL will be provided on the exhibition site at that time.