About the Artist

Peter Krsko is a bioinspired artist whose approach combines science and art, participatory, interactive and community arts, and play with hands-on education.


  • A Peter Krsko installation exploring the geometry of the boundaries between flexible cells in space is now up in the Discovery Building, through May 8, 2017. Click here to view a photo of the piece.

  • Peter Krsko has created a site-specific installation at Birge Hall on campus, which will remain up through the end of the spring 2017 semester. Click here to view a photo of the install!

  • To recognize the visual and exploratory value of scientific imagery, the seventh annual Cool Science Image Contest is soliciting the best images from members of the UW-Madison community.
    Deadline: March 3, 2017




  • 03 01

    Art Department Visiting Artists Colloquium

    Room L160, Elvehjem Building | 800 University Avenue

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  • 04 07

    An exhibition will open at The Wormfarm Institute in April 2017.

    The audience will get a preview of the artwork produced by Peter Krsko and visiting artists Katie Schofield and Dan Steinhilber with their students during a semester-long residency at UW Madison. The students from the course "Zoethica: Bioinspired Art and Science" will present their personal projects.

    The exhibition will be on view from April 6 - April 29, 2017.

    The Wormfarm Institute's Woolen Mill Gallery | 28 E Main Street, 2nd floor | Reedsburg, WI 53959
    Gallery hours: Tuesday - Thursday | 1:00 - 5:00 pm and by appointment | donna@wormfarminstitute.org

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  • 04 08

    Guest artist Katie Schofield will lead a workshop at The Wormfarm Institute's Woolen Mill Gallery.

    This workshop will explore natural forms and participants will create hyperbolic shapes using crocheting. Previous experience with crochet welcome, but not necessary. No registration required for this free workshop. Space is limited to 10.

    Participants in this event will have the option to have their results from this workshop included in a site-specific art in Reedsburg, WI.

    The Wormfarm Institute's Woolen Mill Gallery | 28 E Main Street, 2nd floor | Reedsburg, WI 53959

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