Medical Research Council and University of Exeter

Researching Resistance

Researching Resistance: AMR Exhibition by Simon Ryder

Four MRC CMM members were featured in the art exhibition “Researching Resistance” by Simon Ryder. Simon is an artist focused on “the places and landscapes we carry within us”. It can be viewed digitally at It features portraits of fifteen members of the University of Exeter’s AMR Network, all from different research areas and career levels, to demonstrate the wide range of people working together to tackle AMR.

The portraits include MRC CMM members Professor Elaine Bignell, Dr Carolina Coelho, Dr Liliane Mukaremera, and Dr Jane Usher. Dr Carolina Coelho said of the experience: ‘It was a pleasure to communicate my research with Simon and discover different perspectives and even common ground on our use of imaging technologies to aid research, discovery and art.’