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Marvelous Microbes

Friday, February 28, 2020 more dates through February 28, 2020

Eugene Lang College Building, 4th Floor Sky Building Gallery 65 West 11th Street , New York, NY 10011

Exhibition: February 17 - 28, 2020

Reception: Friday February 21, 2020 - 5:30 to 7:30pm

Marvelous Microbes the Exhibit will be held from the 17th to the 28th of February featuring the creative works of the Spring and Fall sections of Microbial Ecologies. The exhibit is a celebration of all things microbial, from art and comics to songs and plush toys. Each creative work was designed by a student as part of an assignment called "Getting Friendly with Bacteria" and has an associated barcode that links to a website, designed by the student, to feature the microbes. Come learn about all the marvelous microbes, their amazing capabilities, and their roles in Earth's Ecosystems!

A reception will be held on the 21st of February where you'll be able to meet and mingle with the artists, designers, and scientists. Drinks and snacks will be served

Presented by the Interdisciplinary Science program at The New School.

Event Type

Exhibitions and Openings


General Public


Art and Design, Environment, Sustainability and Climate Change


Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts


Natural Science



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