Featuring: Guerilla Science
Flavor Feast featuring Gokce Erenmemisoglu
Rethink everything you thought you knew about taste at the Flavor Feast, a pop-up party for the senses!
Sample a series of delectable treats designed to confuse your sense of taste, touch, hearing, smell, and sight. Gain a new understanding of the role of the senses in the construction of taste as you ponder the fundamental nature of flavor. Are you a super taster? Does color influence the way you perceive food? Can changes in sound impact how you enjoy eating?
Find out the answers to these questions and more with a group of guerilla scientists who have celebrated the complex secrets of flavor from the streets of Hackney to the dusty deserts of Burning Man. Flavor Feast features photographs from Gokce Erenmemisoglu.
The Intergalactic Travel Bureau featuring Seán Doran
Envision your dream vacation to outer space with the Intergalactic Travel Bureau. At our enchanting retro-futuristic office, we’ll provide you with customized, one-on-one consultation with intergalactic experts. Consider the incredible possibilities of space tourism, and who knows—maybe you’ll be the first paying Moon tourist.
Whether you’re in the market for a hike along the windswept red plains of Mars, or a tour of one of Jupiter’s 64 moons, the Intergalactic Travel Bureau is your go-to resource for all your luxury space holiday needs. In addition to personalized sessions with our experts, we’ll provide virtual reality tours of top destinations and postcards from space to commemorate your journey.
The Intergalactic Travel Bureau features photographs from Seán Doran. Seán is a visual artist from Ireland based in London, who creates art from images and data collected for scientific purposes. He started out as a comic book illustrator, then moved into game production and animation, before discovering the troves of data which are now his current focus. Seán’s latest work may be viewed on Twitter.
Guerilla Science creates events and installations for festivals, museums, galleries, and other cultural partners. We are committed to connecting people with science in new ways, and producing live experiences that entertain, inspire, challenge, and amaze.
Based in London and New York, we’ve worked in diverse environments from the Glastonbury Festival and Burning Man to Kensington Palace and the Smithsonian Museum. All of our projects involve collaborations with practicing scientists who we work with to develop everything, from games and workshops, to dining events and interactive theater.
Gokce has a Master of Fine Arts in Photography, and started his career in 1993. His commercial work has received prestigious awards in international advertising competitions such as: Epica, Golden Drum, Cannes Lions, and New York Festivals Advertising Awards. Gokce’s food photography has been published in many cookbooks, and his work in net 425g by Gamze Bursa, won best cookbook photography award at the 2008 Gourmand Awards competition, in Paris.
If you’re a scientist, designer, artist, or anyone else with a strong belief in finding creative new ways to explore scientific ideas with public audiences, we’d love to hear from you.