Adele Senior

Further information

Country of origin

Lancaster University, UK

Adele Senior undertook a six-week residency.


Adele is a PhD candidate in Theatre Studies at the Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts, Lancaster University, UK. 

Her thesis, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, considers the aesthetics, ethics and politics of bioart through a critical examination of the theory and practice of the Tissue Culture and Art Project (TC&A).

Research project

As part of her doctoral studies Senior undertook a six-week residency, where she conducted interviews with TC&A’s artists and observed the laboratory based practices of other artists in residence.


Adele published an article in this area

  • Senior, Adele (2007) Towards a (Semi-)Discourse of the Semi-Living: The Undecidability of a Life Exposed to Death, Technoetic Arts: A Journal of Speculative Research, 5 (2): 97-112

Residency funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK.

Period of research

September - October 2007