Lab Visit

Priti and Giorgio invite me to visit their labs. It was great to see the equipment, installations and their ‘behind the scene’ everyday work place.

explanation

I was fascinated by the design and aesthetic differences of some of the machines (not their performance, I am told). Here there is a clear example, these two are decades apart but they basically do exactly the same:

years apart

Also, some of the accelerators looked right out of a Kubrick’s movie whereas others would not have looked out of place in Bletchley Park.

space odyssey                  microscope

As always, I find ‘sculptures’ and ‘carefully curated objects’ arrangements irresistible

sculpture                       domes

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