Science Gallery is a great opportunity for the whole community. In Venice the past, present and future are constantly intertwined. All places are connected to the past through a wealth of historical references that are not limited to the arts but also include technology and manufactoring. The particular geographical dimensions make Venice a city of encounters, mirroring the surprise effect and spontaneous dialogues that characterize Science Gallery around the world.
Here eight factors set Science Gallery firmly apart:
1. AN EVER-CHANGING PROGRAMME
We do not have a permanent collection. Instead we will present an ever-changing programme fo exhibitions and events meaning that every visiti s different.
2. AN OPEN CALL PROCESS
We crowdsource our programme from artists, scientists, engineers, and technologists from all over the world.
3. A FOCUS ON YOUNG ADULTS
Our key audience is young people aged 15-25. We want young adults to have the opportunity to engage with new ideas.
4. A POROUS MEMBRANE BETWEEN THE UNIVERSITY AND THE CITY
Based within the San Basilio area, we will facilitate a creative and interdisciplinary dialogue between university researchers, staff and students with artists
and the local community.
5. THE LEONARDO GROUP
Leading the development of seasons, the Leonardo Group will comprise inspirational scientists, artists, engineers, technologists, media and entrepreneurs
to form a brains trust for Science Gallery Venice.
Entry will be free and Science Gallery Venice will be equally accessible to everyone.
7. A UNIQUE APPROACH
Our approach to innovation and public engagement is a proven model for enriching ideas from art, science, design and engineering
8. A FOCUS ON THE FUTURE
Our programmes have a unique focus on the future, featuring emerging ideas from artists, scientists and everyone in between.
Ca’ Foscari University is a magnet for successful academics from across Europe and beyond, and with a thriving community of internationally acclaimed scientists, politicians and economists, visiting Nobel laureates, famous >writers and influencers in all disciplines, it offers students powerful inspiration to become game-changers in their own fields and to make a genuine difference in the world.
Ca’ Foscari is an international leader in higher education, committed to preparing students for the global challenges of the 21st century. All degrees at Ca’ Foscari meet international standards and intended learning outcomes for scholarly excellence, interdisciplinary expertise and critical thinking.
And now the story goes on.