Buffalo.edu | 09.14.16
D&S artist-in-residence Heather Dewey-Hagborg’s work in SELL/BIO was profiled in this piece by the University of Buffalo.
SELL/BIO will investigate the transformation of human bodies into corporate profits, specifically, the ethically controversial and largely unregulated practice of extracting and selling human DNA.
Dewey-Hagborg will craft portraits of people using their own purchased cells as material, giving a face to biological exploitation. She will present the project in development and an accompanying lecture on Oct. 28 at 1 p.m. at a yet-to-be-determined location.