Dundee’s Wonder Women of Science

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 09:00 to Sunday, March 14, 2021 - 20:00
Overgate Shopping Centre and Online

To mark International Women’s Day and as part of Dundee Women’s Festival, Museum Service have teamed up with the School of Life Sciences, the University Archives and artist and DJCAD alumnus James Gemmill have created a new temporary poster exhibition aimed at family audiences, Dundee’s Wonder Women of Science, celebrating some of the most notable Dundee women scientists of the past. The exhibition is on display outside the Overgate Shopping Centre, behind the City Churches. For anyone not able to take their essential exercise in that direction, the full set of posters can also be seen at https://discovery.dundee.ac.uk/en/publications/dundees-wonder-women-of-s...There is also an activity pack aimed at younger children which can be downloaded from https://discovery.dundee.ac.uk/en/publications/dundees-wonder-women-of-s... (in both cases, click the link under Access to Document to view)There is also a new online exhibition called Women at Work, featuring a selection of artworks by women artists from our collections – this can be seen on the Art UK Curations platform at https://artuk.org/discover/curations/women-at-work-highlighting-female-a...