Systems Art

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Textile Bodies Reveal Branched Systems of Veins, Flowers and Roots by Raija Jokinen | Colossal Sculpture Textile, A Level Textiles, Textil Design, Textile Sculpture, Colossal Art, Modern Crafts, Gcse Art, A Level Art, Art Textile

Textile Bodies Reveal Branched Systems of Veins, Flowers and Roots by Raija Jokinen — Colossal

Finnish artist Raija Jokinen creates sculptural bodies out of flax which attempt to reveal the complicated relationship between the mind and body. Webs of flowers, veins, and roots cover her textile torsos, shape-shifting between plant and human forms. Jokinen invites the audience to get lost in these visual similarities, as she makes no distinction between whether the pieces are actually nerves or sprouting tree branches. “It is fascinating how body-related details, such as skin, blood…

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Kenzye Penn
Alzeihmer Poster, Alzheimer's Illustration, Disease Aesthetic, Sims Hospital, Thinking Aesthetic, Brain Aesthetic, Handbook Design, Protein Folding, Memories Art

It's Time to Shift Tactics on Alzheimer's Disease — Scientific American

For more than 25 years one idea has dominated scientific thinking about Alzheimer’s disease: the amyloid cascade hypothesis. It holds that the disorder, which afflicts about one in 10 Americans age 65 or older, is caused by a buildup in the brain of abnormal amyloid-beta protein, which eventually destroys neurons and synapses, producing the tragic symptoms of dementia. There’s plenty of evidence for this. First, the presence of sticky clumps or “plaques” containing amyloid is a classic…

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