22 July 2014

Measuring Inventing Temperature: Alternative Ways Of Understanding The World

Measuring Inventing Temperature, a group exhibition at the Korean Cultural Centre curated by Je Yun Moon, is based on an interesting curatorial approach, where artists respond to philosophical questions arising from the domain of science. The exhibition takes as its premise the questions raised by Hasok Chang, Professor of History and Philosophy of Science at […]

10 July 2014

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Inventing Temperature: New Exhibition Explores The Notion Of Science As Truth-keeper

Inventing Temperature an exhibition presented at the The Korean Cultural Centre, UK was inspired by a philosopher of science Hasok Chang’s widely acknowledged book ‘Inventing Temperature’. His book departs from the simple question What is temperature? And how can we measure it accurately? By challenging the common knowledge of 100 degrees as the boiling point […]