Conflicted Seeds + Spirit, Ackroyd & Harvey, 2016 (detail). Photo: Gorm Ashurst)

About the exhibition

This March, the University of Cambridge presents an exhibition of new works by Ackroyd & Harvey at the David Attenborough Building.
The works explore the links between fundamental biology, global conservation, the Museum’s collections and human ecologies.

An art commission by the University of Cambridge
The David Attenborough Building
9 March–17 April 2016, Wed–Sun, 10am–5pm
New Museums Site, University of Cambridge, CB2 3QZ

Exhibition info & events

Conflicted Seeds + Spirit
Into the Blue

Research + Conservation

The preservation of the Museum’s historical specimens juxtaposed with the growing dynamics of field conservation and protection of bio-diversity, are the focus of Conflicted Seeds + Spirit, a new living artwork.

Conflicted Seeds + Spirit
Ackroyd & Harvey in conversation with CCI’s John Fanshawe
The David Attenborough Building

Conflicted Seeds + Spirit research