Bioart Society publications:
books - member catalogue - exhibition catalogues - project publications - writings
TICK TALKs
a series of conversations
with artists Laura Beloff & Kira O'Reilly and guests
What's New
#Biofriction
BioFutures - Process Prototype Showcase
12 Jun 2021 10:00 — 14:00
13 Jun 2021 10:00 — 14:00
14 Jun 2021 12:00 — 17:00
15 Jun 2021 12:00 — 17:00
16 Jun 2021 12:00 — 17:00
17 Jun 2021 12:00 — 17:00
18 Jun 2021 12:00 — 17:00
Imaginative prototypes from the five-day BioFutures workshop and ongoing work: deep-sea gardening, bee Tinder, spiritual reformations... Welcome!
#Biofriction
Biofriction exhibition on view in Lisbon, Portugal, until August 1


Since 2019, Bioart Society has been one of the four partners of Biofriction, a European collaboration project committed to supporting bioart and biohacking practices. An exhibition of the same name opens in the Ectopia space in Lisbon, Portugal, on June 16.
16 June 2021
#ArsBioarctica
listening - laboratory
As we were working in the laboratory at the station we read on one of the cupboard doors: "FUTILITY FACTOR: No experiment is ever a complete failure, it can always serve as a negative example." 
12 June 2021
#ArsBioarctica
Hibernation - phases of waters
A strangely interdependent relationship. 
7 June 2021
#Biofriction
TICK ACTs
2 — 3 Jun 2021
For visitors of one at a time over two days,TICK ACTs presents contemplations and ideas from a collaboration between artists Laura Beloff and Kira O’Reilly on ticks and tick-borne pathogens and their environments.
Bioart Society Annual Report 2020
Our Annual Report for 2020 has been published. It is available in pdf format both in English and in Finnish.  /// Biotaiteen seuran vuosikertomus 2020 on julkaistu, ja se on luettavissa pdf-muodossa sekä suomeksi että englanniksi.
31 May 2021
#ArsBioarctica
Composition of the landscape - gathering
Research and studies about organic pigments at the Biological Station in Kilpisjärvi. 
31 May 2021
#SOLUEvents
#SOLUspa with Ernest Truely
17 — 30 May 2021
Welcome to #SOLUspa to experience the transformational power of art and hairdressing! 
#Biofriction
TICK TALKs
A series of conversations by artists Laura Beloff & Kira O'Reilly with experts from the biosciences and the humanities concerning ticks, the pathogens they carry and the implications for humans and non-humans within changing environments.
12 May 2021
#ArsBioarctica
Capture and Release
As I leave Kilpisjärvi, I think about what I’m taking and what I’m leaving behind.
Guest post | Taylor Smith | 30 April 2021
#Biofriction
BIO·FICTION Shorts
9 Apr 2021 17:00 — 23:00
14 Apr 2021 17:00 — 23:00
21 Apr 2021 17:00 — 23:00
28 Apr 2021 17:00 — 23:00
29 Apr 2021 17:00 — 23:00
BIO·FICTION Shorts is a touring collection of short films exploring the theme of Futurebody. The films are accompanied by a panel discussion and a series of conversations.
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Talking BIO·FICTION
14 Apr 2021 19:00 — 21:00
21 Apr 2021 19:00 — 21:00
28 Apr 2021 19:00 — 21:00
Talking BIO·FICTION is a discussion format that gives space to reflect together on the content and context of a selection of short films watched together.