Forcing the Impossible - Avtryck i det Okända

Project Details


Science communication and artistic research.

Layman's description

A project that brings together leading researchers from Åbo Akademi with artists. The project was created around a series of Science Communication events that with exhibitions and open science lectures in Turku 2021-2022. The project also followed what happened in the interaction between researchers and artists and how arts and science communication is received by the audience.
Short titleForcing the Impossible
Effective start/end date01/01/2031/08/22

Collaborative partners

  • Åbo Akademi University (lead)
  • Svenska kulturfonden
  • Åbo Akademi Foundation sr
  • Society of Swedish Literature in Finland

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


  • artistic research
  • science communication
  • ethics