Video series: Fungi for Future

Our pop up exhibition "Fungi for Future" is all about the diverse world of fungi. These creatures possess an endless treasure trove of exciting properties and possibilities. In addition to the exhibition, our online offerings will provide you with further information on these fascinating organisms.

In our video series, we can dive a little deeper into the topics that are touched on in the exhibition: Fungi experts have their say here, we offer insights behind the scenes, additional information on the exhibition objects and great ideas and experiments that you can do with fungi!

We hope you have fun watching!


Insights into the pop-up exhibition "Fungi for Future

Tanja Seiner, designer and curator of the pop up exhibition "Fungi for Future" and Dr. Dora Dzvonyar, director of the BIOTOPIA Lab, show you some highlights of our fungi exhibition. Find out how vegan sneakers and building materials made from fungi can influence our future and what else the largely unexplored realm of fungi has to offer...


Do it Yourself: Dyeing with fungi

Dyeing fabrics with mushrooms?
Yes, this is possible! In this video, Dr. Simone Gaab and Alice Wörle from the BIOTOPIA Lab team show you which colors fungi can produce and how to dye textiles with them...


Do it Yourself: Start your own mushroom farm

Grow mushrooms at home? Monika Dinglreiter and Dr. Dominic Anders show you how to do it. Watch how the edible mushroom cultures grow through the substrate and maybe harvest your own oyster mushrooms soon!...


Fungi Facts: The fascinating world of lichens

Lichens are an amazing symbiosis of algae and fungi. Dr. Andreas Beck from the Botanical State Collection Munich shows us how diverse and exciting these communities are and what we can learn from them...


Have you become curious? Find out what else you can experience in the BIOTOPIA Lab!

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