Active Ingredient is as an artist led collective founded in 1996 that creates artwork and conducts research into the blurred boundaries between technology, art and science.

Their work has been exhibited and toured nationally and internationally. Over the years this has taken on the form of installation, interactive media, performance, publications, events, participatory projects and workshops.

Featured Project

Timestreams (Relate Research Project)

The Relate Research Project explores the relationship between energy and climate change. 

Taking place between 2012-2013 Active Ingredient in collaboration with RCUK’s Horizon Digital Economy Research Hub, University of Nottingham, Dr Carlo Buontempo with a senior climate scientist at the MET Office UK and British Brazilian artist Silvia Leal.

As a result of the research project the [...]

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