Bacteriography: Photographs Grown in Bacteria

A project in Cincinnati, OH by Zachary Copfer

Cancelled by Creator

I am a bioartist who has invented a method to literally grow photographs in bacteria. Now it's time to have a show!
Backers: 144
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $3,186 of $8,000
Dates: Mar 25th -> Apr 24th (30 days)
Project By: Zachary Copfer
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End of Project

April 23rd - via:
Hi everyone, Thank you all so much for being excited enough about my work to back this project. I have received an enormous amount of comments and support. Thank you all for the kind words. Although the project on KickStarter did not get funded, I... (Read More)

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April 11th - via:
Are you crazy for crowd-funding? Then you may enjoy our series that highlights independent art projects (many of them on Kickstarter) that need a little cash. (Read More)

Lab space

April 8th - via:
Wow, thanks to the KickStarter newsletter this project has received a huge traffic increase. Thanks you so much to plethora of new backers that have made pledges! And thank you to those of you who have sent me comments. I have received a great deal... (Read More)

Bring Bacteriography to your city!

March 31st - via:
Thank you all so much for your enthusiasm in this project! So far, this project has received a lot of attention including features on, and a Scientific Amercian sponsored blog. I'm excited to see that so many people want this... (Read More)

$50 Pledge image list

March 29th - via:
For all of you have or are considering the $50 pledge, here is the list of available images. Once the project is successful, I will contact the $50 backers to find out what image you want and where I need to send the reward.  (Read More)

update two

March 27th - via:
The bacteriograph I made for the producers at Anderson Cooper Live. Unfortunately, I got bumped from the show today at the last minute. Now I know how Matt Damon feels about Jimmy Kimmel every night. I'm a little bummed as that was going to bring a... (Read More)

Anderson Cooper Interview

March 26th - via:
I want to send a special thank you out to all of you backers who were excited enough to jump on board in the first 24 hours. I'm happy to say that our project has been made a KickStarter staff pick!! Also, look for me on the Anderson Cooper Live show... (Read More)

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