Due to safety measures relating to the new coronavirus, the exhibition can be viewed online. Take a look at all the artworks, read the responses by Erasmus MC scientists and watch the videos! Keep an eye on our event page for online events, podcasts and livestreams!

About Science Gallery with Erasmus MC
Science Gallery Rotterdam is a brand new public institution at Erasmus MC where science, art, society, education, and healthcare meet. It will engage audiences through pop-up exhibitions and educational programs before opening its permanent site in the main building. Science Gallery Rotterdam is a platform for making scientific research more engaging and visible, offering a social space to discuss ideas, imagine the future, and cultivate creativity. The gallery is part of the global Science Gallery Network of leading universities that deliver unique, transdisciplinary exhibitions that reach millions of curious and inquiring minds around the world every year in participatory and surprising ways.

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Special thanks
The activities of Science Gallery Rotterdam in 2019 and 2020, including its first exhibition (UN)REAL have been made possible by generous financial support of Cees de Bruin, Erasmus Trustfonds, NWO, and CBK-Rotterdam.
Science Gallery Rotterdam would like to thank the following people and organizations for their support:
(Un)realists: Abel, Daily, Daphne, Irene, Jip, Maaike, Polina, Sharon, Synticha, Tets, Tom.

Exhibition mediators
Ede, Danielle, Kuan, Lineke, Marc, Marina, Martha, Niek, Pragya, Sally, Yenthe.

Brainstorms
Aldje van Meer, Elles de Waard, Lisa Eileen de Boer, Sanne Kloosterboer, Wiegertje Groenveld, Lydia Bogtstra, David Drexhage, Iris Kerst, Souad Zgaoui, Nicole van Dijk, Clemens Heijs, Paul van de Laar, Aveline de Bruin, Ove Lucas, Andrea Bandelli, Antoine van Kempen, Patrick de Raat, Shashini Munshi. Dilara Jaring-Kanik, Pieter van Boheemen, Ad Huijsmans.

Support in Erasmus MC
Tjitske Sweerts, Edith Schut, Frank van den Branden, Jan van Velzen, Robbert Beverloo, Pieter Schakel, Robert Hoegee, Carola Goosens, Lydia Bogtstra.

Workshops
Maarten Frens, Tim Waldekker, Eric Steegers, Bas van Rijn, Charlotte Jarvis, Joep van Lieshout, Elten Kiene, Arantxa Gerards.

Organizations
Kunstcommissie Erasmus MC, Museum Rotterdam, CBK-Rotterdam, Atelier Van Lieshout, Karen Mertens, Pia Canales, Sterre, Ariadne, City of Rotterdam, Renate Veerkamp, Caroline Giezeman, staff of Science Gallery International, staff of Science Galleries in London, Dublin, Venice.

Erasmus MC – Science Gallery Rotterdam Board
Dr. Joyce Lebbink, universitair hoofddocent Moleculaire Genetica / Associate Professor in Molecular Genetics
Prof. dr. Maarten Frens, hoogleraar in Systeemfysiologie and prodecaan voor Onderwijs / Professor in Systems

Physiology and Vice-Dean for Education
Prof. dr. Leo Hofland, hoogleraar Inwendige geneeskunde / Professor of Internal Medicine
Prof. dr. Hans van Leeuwen, decaan en lid van de Raad van Bestuur / Dean and Member of the Executive Board
Menno Riemersma, Directeur / Director Programma Integrale Bouw
Mr. Robin van der Aa, bestuursadviseur / Advisor to the Executive Board

Curatorial advisor team
Ove Lucas, directeur CBK-Rotterdam / Director Centre for the Arts-Rotterdam
Prof. dr. Paul van de Laar, directeur Museum Rotterdam en hoogleraar Stadsgeschiedenis / Director of Museum Rotterdam and Professor of Urban History, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Fred Balvert, projectleider / Director Science Gallery Rotterdam

Curatorial team
William Myers
Tess de Ruiter
Rawad Baaklini
Julia van den Hout

Science Gallery Rotterdam team
Inger van Dijk, Community Manager
Lisa Eileen de Boer, Photographer and Videographer

Graphic design
Studio Spass

Production
Bart / Gido Cuppens

Location

Science Gallery Rotterdam
Erasmus MC
Doctor Molewaterplein 40
3015 GD Rotterdam

info@rotterdam.sciencegallery.com

Science Gallery Rotterdam is vooralsnog een pop-uplocatie in the passage van het Erasmus MC. Deze is te bereiken via de hoofdingang van het Erasmus MC of de ingang aan het Museumpark.

View the floorplan of Science Gallery Rotterdam’s exhibition (UN)REAL

Floorplan

Adding dimensions to the real

An essay by William Myers

Lees essay