Maker-in-Residence

24 May, 2019

Meet American-Iranian maker Pantea Karimi this July who will work with Teens aged 12-14 & 15-17 years. Booking essential for all of these workshops. California-based maker Pantea will explore historic Middle Eastern and European scientific manuscripts in the Chester Beatty, deliver a series of workshops for teens, and co-create learning resources inspired by the collections. Supported by the San Jose Arts and Cultural Exchange grant programme.

These workshops are free, booking essential!

Re-imagined Folios with Marginalia, Medieval Anatomy

Re-imagined Folios with Marginalia, Medieval Anatomy, (Drawing and Book-Page Layout)

Monday 15 July, 10.30am – 1pm (12-14 year olds) and 1.45 – 4.15pm (15 – 17 years)

The Vivid Foresight, Imaginary Scientific Characters Part I

The Vivid Foresight, Imaginary Scientific Characters, (Part I: Drawing)

Tuesday 16 July, 10.30am – 1pm (12-14 year olds) and 1.45 – 4.15pm (15 – 17 years)

The Vivid Foresight, Imaginary Scientific Characters Part II

The Vivid Foresight, Imaginary Scientific Characters, (Part II: 3-D Sculptures)

Wednesday 17 July, 10.30am – 1pm (12-14 year olds) and 1.45 – 4.15pm (15 – 17 years)

The First Paper Analog Computers Part I & II

The First Paper Analog Computers, Volvelles (Part I: Calculators- Paper Prototypes)

Thursday 18 July, 10.30am – 1pm (12-14 year olds) and 1.45 – 4.15pm (15 – 17 years)

The First Paper Analog Computers, Volvelles (Part II: Reveal Information-Paper Prototypes)

Friday 19 July, 10.30am – 1pm (12-14 year olds) and 1.45 – 4.15pm (15 – 17 years)

Dublin Maker and Festival of Curiosity

Dublin Maker and Festival of Curiosity, Saturday 20 July, 10.30am– 2.00pm (12-17 years)

Our Creative Lab will visit the annual Dublin Maker and Festival of Curiosity to discover DIY, electronics, inventions, crafts and much more. Off-site event.

 

Medieval Science Characters Sunday 21 July, 1 – 3pm

Inspired by The Wonders of Creation manuscript, join Maker-in-Residence Pantea Karimi to create ancient scientific imaginary characters using collage and 3D materials. This event has been organised in association with the Festival of Curiosity

Free, no booking required. Please note all children must be accompanied by their parents/guardians throughout the workshop.

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