Gair Dunlop - Atom Town: life after technology
Date: 21 January 2012 - 25 January 2012
21 - 25 January 2012
Preview: 21 January 2012, 6 - 8pm
John Armitage Talk: 25 January 2012, 11am - 1pm
Atom Town: life after technology a film by Gair Dunlop. Dounreay Atomic Research Establishment is a sprawling monument to solidity, optimism and analogue engineering. The intangible alchemies and sense of romantic science at its heart are trapped like amber in archive film and in its colossal structures. Over the last two years, unprecedented access to the facility and to the UKAEA Archive at Harwell have allowed Gair Dunlop to explore the dream and the consequences of high science in a remote community.
Read more about this on the project website...
Centrespace, Visual Research Centre is part of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design and is located on the lower floors of Dundee Contemporary Arts, 152 Nethergate, Dundee.