Press Releases

"21st century grandson of Van Gogh". Istanbul embraces Marcel Schreur.

Oct 27, 2015 13:07 GMT Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur, the original Dutch artist, just came back from a 6 day solo exhibition in Tuzla, Istanbul. The artist was warmly embraced by the local public, artist community, intelligentsia and children alike. Hailed as the 21st century Grandson of Van Gogh. The cross cultural and cross denominationalart show, "Life is Beautiful. Always", was well received in this vibrant metropolis.

Global Forum on Migration and development this week in Istanbul. Marcel Schreur to inspire world leaders through art.

Oct 13, 2015 22:30 BST Marcel Schreur Around 150 countries will gather from 12 to 16 October 2015 in Istanbul for the 8th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) Summit Meeting taking place under the Chairmanship of Turkey.The Turkish GFMD Summit comes amidst heightened global attention on migrants’ plight.Marcel Schreur,amongst other artist migrants,is hoping to inspire world leaders through an art exhibition at this venue.

Greenland map facilitates climate research

Sep 14, 2015 13:49 BST Uppsala University For the first time a high-resolution map over the ground below the Greenland ice sheet is available. Researchers at Uppsala University have developed the map that will be of great importance for future possibilities to predict how the Greenland ice sheet melts and moves and that in turn has an impact on rising sea levels as a result of climate change.

Chianciano Biennale 2015. Marcel Schreur to show "Bella Italia".

Aug 11, 2015 16:51 BST Marcel Schreur Schreur has been invited to the prestigious Chianciano Biennale.The Chianciano Museum of Art hosts 120 artist from over 40 countries.A multicultural art extravaganza in the heart of the Tuscany.He shares his new expression in landscapes and portraiture.The renown collection of the museum will,for this special occasion,be shown in famous and historical sites across this ancient spa town.Wonderful.

Cellulose from wood can be printed in 3D

Jun 17, 2015 07:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology ​A group of researchers have managed to print and dry three-dimensional objects made entirely by cellulose for the first time with the help of a 3D-bioprinter. They also added carbon nanotubes to create electrically conductive material. The effect is that raw material based on wood will be able to compete with fossil-based plastics and metals in the on-going additive manufacturing revolution.

"It's a beautiful day!" Every day at Hepsibah Gallery during the Hammersmith and Fulham ArtsFest.

Jun 01, 2015 15:02 BST Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur, the original Dutch Artist, will be joining The Hammersmith and Fulham ArtsFest next week. Jayne Hepsibah orchestrated a wonderful week at the gallery in West London. Live music, poetry and art will colour up the ArtsFest in the centre of Brackenbury Village. Schreur will be live painting on Friday from 10-6pm. A wonderful opportunity to see artists in action at the Hepsibah gallery

"Family Life" to colour up Art Quake Kyoto. The Japan Creativity Biennale.

Mar 08, 2015 22:11 GMT Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur has been invited to show three of his works at Art Quake Kyoto.It is the first time that the original Dutch artist will exhibiting in Japan.From the 16th to the 22nd of March the Kyoto museum is the perfect platform for the Japan Creativity Biennale.Kyoto is the cultural and artistic heart of Japan.Artists from all over the globe are expressing their desire for peace.Inspiring many.

Feb 24, 2015 08:47 GMT Uppsala University In a new study, researchers from Uppsala University show that the Moringa seeds can be used for separation of different materials. Separation processes are very important in mining industries and the new knowledge could contribute to reduce the needs for expensive synthetic chemicals.

Jan 26, 2015 09:59 GMT Uppsala University ​Climate researcher Doreen Stabinsky will be Uppsala University’s first holder of the Zennström Visiting Professorship in Climate Change Leadership. She is to take up the position on February 1st and contribute to the establishment of an environment that will be unique, both in Sweden and internationally.