Beyond Skin

27 Jun 2017 – 2 Sep 2017

Event times

Saturdays, 11am-5pm
Monday - Friday, by appointment via email to lifespace@dundee.ac.uk.

Cost of entry


Save Event: Beyond Skin

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:



Dundee, United Kingdom


  • The Centre for Translational and Interdisciplinary Research (CTIR), College of Life Sciences
  • University of Dundee
  • Dundee
  • DD1 5EH
  • United Kingdom
  • LifeSpace

Directions via Google Maps Directions via Citymapper
Event map

An exhibition of contemporary art that explores the life and science behind atopic eczema, considering the challenging symptoms that people live with every day and the investigations into the unseen and human side of skin genetic research.


Featuring interactive and reflective works of art for all ages by artists Gordon Douglas, Trevor Gordon, Beverley Hood and Josie Vallely, and presented with objects from the collections of the University of Dundee. The exhibition draws on participatory workshops with Eczema Outreach Scotland and current research taking place in the laboratory led by Prof Sara Brown at the University of Dundee’s School of Medicine.

Preview: Monday 26 June 2017, 5-7pm
Exhibition tour with curators, artists and scientists at 5pm (RSVP)

Beyond Skin is supported by the Wellcome Trust, University of Dundee's School of Medicine and The Arts and Ethics Research Group at the University of Edinburgh and is a partnership between LifeSpace: Science Art Research Gallery, ASCUS Art & ScienceProf Sara Brown at the University of Dundee and Eczema Outreach Scotland.



Exhibiting artistsToggle

Beverley Hood

Trevor Gordon

Gordon Douglas

Josie Vallely


Have you been to this event? Share your insights and give it a review below.