The continuation of the philosophy of symbiosity was established in 2020 as Elvin Flamingo’s art&science team cocreated with scientist Jowita Nowakowska-Gołacka. This duo have already done VOL.2 of Symbiosity of Creation titled The Language of Stray Bodies. In 2021 the duo-cooperation ended and Elvin Flamingo started to work on Plant~Animals ~ The Symbiosity of Creation in cooperation with french scientist Xavier Bailly, PhD, Head of Marine Model Organisms Team – Station Biologique de Roscoff – CNRS – Sorbonne University, Roscoff, Bretagne, France.
Elvin Flamingo is also the founder and curator of the Intercollegiate Science Club Biomedia.
Selected awards and distinctions:
2021 — Ars Electronica — premiere of the project Plant~Animals ~ Symbiosity of Creation
2020 — Special Award of the Marshal of the Pomeranian Voivodeship for Entirety Artistic Activity, Poland
2020 — Grand Prix at Nowy Porządek, Poleski Ośrodek Sztuki, Łódź, Poland
2017 — Rector’s Award at the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk for Outstanding Artistic Achievements, Poland
2017 — Grand Prix at the Media Art Biennale WRO: Draft Systems, Wrocław, Poland
2016 — Grand Prix at the 2nd Triennale of Pomeranian Art, Sopot, Poland
2016 — Collide Shortlist Arts@CERN, Genève, Switzerland
2015 — Critic’s Award at the Media Art Biennale WRO: Test Exposure, Wrocław, Poland
2015 — Scholarship of the Ministry of Culture; Warszawa, Poland
2013 — Scholarship of the Ministry of Science; Warszawa, Poland
2012 — Grand Prix at the Art Biennale, Gdańsk, Poland
2009 — Gold Remi at the 42nd Worldfest Houston Film Festival, Houston, United States of America