Replica of Van Gogh’s Ear Created from Relative’s Cells

June 6th, 2014

Van-Gogh-Ear-ReplicaIn a desire to combine art and science, artist Diemut Strebe has created a copy of Vincent van Gogh’s ear by using living cells of the great-great-grandson of Van Gogh’s brother.  The newly created ear is currently on display at The Centre for Art and Media in Karlsruhe, Germany, and is planned to be shown in New York next year.

Read more at The Guardian