Art-Science Collaborations: How to Break Boundaries Without Breaking Trust

  • Janet BiggsEmail author
  • Jokūbas Žiburkus
  • Jason L. Eriksen
Part of the Springer Series on Bio- and Neurosystems book series (SSBN, volume 10)


This chapter examines the confluence of art and science in a collaborative project between an artist, Janet Biggs, and two scientists, Jason Eriksen and Jokūbas Žiburkus. The project delves into memory loss and Alzheimer’s disease for Biggs’ 2015 exhibition at the Blaffer Museum of Art.


Memory loss Alzheimer’s disease Exhibition Dementia Art Video Collaboration 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Janet Biggs
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jokūbas Žiburkus
    • 2
  • Jason L. Eriksen
    • 3
  1. 1.Independent ArtistBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of Biology and BiochemistryUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA
  3. 3.College of Pharmacy, University of HoustonHoustonUSA

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