Much has happened in the 20 years since we first created Primitive Streak, one of the first hybrid arts/science projects - both in terms of technology (the internet was barely with us) and what has happened in cross disciplinary practice since. Back then, our focus was to experiment with what might happen when these two separate disciplines combined to convey how the human embryo develops and takes form.



We never imagined that our personal life as sisters might ask for expression in a professional body of work – Neurogenesis has been created at a time when our Dad was entering dementia and the ending of his life – inclusion of our personal experience makes this work distinct from anything we have done before, as we have felt compelled to allow the pain of loss to surface within the work
— Kate and Helen Storey, February 2018