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Artists, Designers & Photographers

Why not send us your artistic images of fungi so that we can upload them to our gallery. Share your knowledge of fungi in art, design  and photography through our Instagram feed. Become inspired by the diversity of colours, textures and forms that the fungal kingdom has to offer. We are keen to hear from you.

Fungi and Art

Fungi make wonderful subjects to photograph and to draw and more recently, their growth forms have inspired work by many artists and designers.

  • Fungi in Design

    Learn more about how collaborations between scientists, engineers and designers have led to the development of novel materials and products using fungi as a resource.

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    Fungi in Design
  • Myco Couture: Fungal growth inspired fabrics

    What if biotechnology could grow fabrics from cheese-moulds? Here are some bio-textiles grown from Penicillium camemberti and Penicillium roqueforti.

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    Myco Couture: Fungal growth inspired fabrics
  • Using fungi to make dyes

    Fungi contain chemicals that produce natural dyes. Different fungi contain different chemicals and so can give different colours to wool and other fabrics. Why not experiment!

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    Using fungi to make dyes
  • Drawing, painting and photographing fungi

    Learn how to sketch, photograph  and paint fungi. Send us your sketches or upload to our Instagram feed.

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    Drawing, painting and photographing  fungi
  • 'Mould-Your-Tee'

    Why not design a T-shirt inspired by the shape and form of fungi or run a workshop for UK Fungus Day?

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    'Mould-Your-Tee'
  • 3D Fungi Models

    Check out these fabulous 3D Fungi models, created by artist and designer Tom Flynn!

     

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    3D Fungi Models

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Aspergillus niger under SEM (photo credit Nick Read) #beautiful #worldphotoday #nature #hiddengem #fungi #microscopic #science
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