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2012

We Make Money Not Art
Abandon Normal Devices 2012
20 September 2012
http://we-make-money-not-art.com/archives/2012/09/and-festival-2012-1.php

Wired US
Bioengineered Soccer Ball Grown From Pig Cells
11 September 2012
http://www.wired.com/playbook/2012/09/pig-bladder-football/

Wired UK
Pigs Bladder Football becomes a reality with proof of concept balls
11 September 2012
http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2012-09/11/pigs-bladder-football

University of Liverpool
7 September 2012
Scientists help create world’s first tissue-engineered football
http://www.liv.ac.uk/research/news/articles/scientists-help-create-worlds-first-tissue-engineered-football/

BBC News England
Artist John O’Shea and his pig’s bladder football
31 August 2012
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-19436897

Guardian, Robert Clark & Skye Sherwin
Exhibitionist: The week’s art shows in pictures
Saturday 25 August 2012
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/the-northerner/2012/aug/10/manchester-cornerhouse-abandon-normal-devicesand

Guardian, The Northerner Blog, Anne Louise Kershaw
Manchester’s Cornerhouse goes on a digital spree
10 Aug 2012
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/the-northerner/2012/aug/10/manchester-cornerhouse-abandon-normal-devicesand

GOOD, Yasha Wallin
Artist Creates the World’s First Bio-Engineered Soccer Ball
8 August 2012
http://www.good.is/post/artist-creates-the-world-s-first-bio-engineered-soccer-ball/

ART INFO
In Time for the Olympics, Artist Combines Biotechnology and Ancient Technique to Grow the World’s First Football from Living Cells
26 July 2012
http://www.artinfo.com/news/story/815887/in-time-for-the-olympics-artist-combines-biotechnology-and-ancient-technique-to-grow-the-worlds-first-football-from-living-cells

Who Ate All The Pies
25 July 2012
John O’Shea Attempts To “Grow” A Football From Pigs Bladder Cells
http://www.whoateallthepies.tv/miscellaneous/132964/john-oshea-attempts-to-grow-a-football-from-pig-bladder-cells.html

Protein, Stephen Fortune
Cell Cultured Football
20 July 2012
http://prote.in/feed/2012/07/cell-cultured-football

Inhabitat
17 July 2012
John O’Shea to Create a Bio-Engineered Soccer Ball
http://inhabitat.com/artist-john-oshea-to-create-a-bioengineered-pigs-bladder-soccer-ball/

Next Nature
17 July 2012
Bio-Engineered Football
http://www.nextnature.net/2012/07/bio-engineered-football/

PSFK
13 July 2012
Artist Attempts To Grow A Pigs Bladder Soccer Ball
http://www.psfk.com/2012/07/live-pigs-bladder-soccer-ball.html

Liverpool Daily Post Arts, Laura Davis
13 July 2012
AND festival artist John O’Shea makes world’s first bio-engineered football
http://blogs.liverpooldailypost.co.uk/ldpartsblog/2012/07/and-festival-artist-john-oshea.html

Design Week
11 July 2012
Bio-engineered pig bladder football designed
http://www.designweek.co.uk/we-like/bio-engineered-pig-bladder-football-designed-t/3034894.article

Hunger Magazine
10 July 2012
John O’Shea’s Pigs Bladder Football
http://www.hungertv.com/art-culture/feature/john-osheas-pigs-bladder-football

We Make Money Not Art
31 Jan 2012
interview with John O’Shea
http://www.we-make-money-not-art.com/archives/2012/01/meat-licence-proposal.php

2011

Spiel Magazine (feature)
Dan Byrne
Dec 2011
http://issuu.com/Spiel_Magazine/docs/spiel-issue-2/1

Defnet Media
18 Oct 2011
AND Festival 2011 – part 2
http://www.defnetmedia.com/entertainment-and-culture/item/1339-and-festival-2011-part-2

Art in Liverpool FM
17 Oct 2011
Interview with artist John O’Shea
http://www.defnetmedia.com/art-in-liverpool-fm/item/1345-interview-with-artists-john-oshea-about-his-project-pigs-bladder-football

Spirit of Shankly Podcast, Episode 8, Stephanie Power
13 Oct 2011
Rafael Benitez talks to Spirit Of Shankly
http://www.spiritofshankly.com/podcasts/8

Wired, Philippa Warr
Thick fog, tea leaves and pig bladders at Abandon Normal Devices 2011
11 Oct 2011
http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2011-10/11/and-2011

Independent Blogs, Matilda Battersby
4 Oct 2011
Pigs bladders, ape television and brain-scrambling fog
http://blogs.independent.co.uk/2011/10/04/pigs-bladders-ape-television-and-brain-scrambling-fog/

Screen Daily, Wendy Mitchell
4 Oct 2011
AND Festival: Apes, pig bladders and aliens, oh my!
http://www.screendaily.com/home/blogs/and-festival-apes-pig-bladders-and-aliens-oh-my/5032813.article

Liverpool Echo
2 Oct 2011
Abandon Normal Devices Festival: Pig’s Bladder Football on the streets of Liverpool
http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/multimedia/news/latest-news/video/2011/10/02/abandon-normal-devices-festival-pig-s-bladder-football-on-the-streets-of-liverpool-100252-29525308/

Art Feast
1 Oct 2011
AND Salon at Leaf – Fanaticism
http://www.artfeast.co.uk/2011/10/and-salon-at-leaf-fanaticism/

The Metro, Laura Davis
28 Sep 2011
An offal lot of fun at festival

Liverpool Echo, Catherine Jones
23 Sep 2011
The Abandon Normal Devices Festival returns to Liverpool for 2011
http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/liverpool-news/in-the-mix/2011/09/23/the-abandon-normal-devices-festival-returns-to-liverpool-for-2011-100252-29471162/

Liverpool Daily Post, Laura Davis
The zany Abandon Normal Devices art festival hits Liverpool this month
9 Sep 2011
http://www.liverpooldailypost.co.uk/liverpool-life-features/liverpool-arts/2011/09/09/the-zany-abandon-normal-devices-art-festival-hits-liverpool-this-month-92534-29387437/

The Guardian, Tony Naylor
5 Aug 2011
UK cinemas celebrate independents’ day
http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2011/aug/05/and-festival-alternative-cinema

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