CERN Accelerating science

The winner of ACCELERATE Greece 2014 was the artist Nikos Papadopoulos.

Nikos Papadopoulos

Nikos Papadopoulos lives and works in Athens. He studied painting at the Athens School of Fine Arts (1998-2003). In 2010 he obtained a postgraduate degree in Fine arts from the same institution. He has had five solo exhibitions and has participated in many group exhibitions. Since 2000 he has been a member of the Filopappou group.

His residency at CERN was in November 2014, he visited the one hundred meters underground experiment ATLAS

As an artist, what is it like to be in such a big and complex scientific collaboration for a one month research? Nikos Papadopoulos, winner of Accelerate@CERN Greece, gives us a quick idea just before leaving after his month at CERN.