Rachel Jacobs


Rachel Jacobs is an artist, consultant, researcher and co-founder of the award winning artist-led company Active Ingredient.The Prediction Machine has emerged from Active Ingredient’s previous project ‘Timestreams’.

Rachel is currently an Associate Researcher/Artist in Residence at the Mixed Reality Lab at the University of Nottingham, and has a Doctorate in Computer Science. Her area of research focuses on how artists merge art, environmental science and technology through cross disciplinary collaboration and to ‘perform’ scientific data.



The New Observatory
June 2017 – October 2017 at FACT, Liverpool