Visual neuroscientist, artist
Visual neuroscientist Barbara Nordhjem has been balancing between disciplines for years. She is a researcher at the University Medical Centre in Groningen (NL) and has exhibited and lectured at several art festivals. Together with other artists and scientists, Nordhjem often takes part in collaborations evolving around human perception and embodied cognition. Her scientific work focuses on visual recognition and relies on behavioral studies, eye tracking and neuroimaging.