28 September – 4 October 2020 Commissioned by Mansions of the Future in partnership with Antarctica Trust. More info and tickets: https://mansionsofthefuture.org/events/celsius

Celsius Programme is part of Mansions of the Future’s Lincoln Live season and Antarctica In Sight – a UK wide cultural programme of activity supported by the UK Antarctica Heritage Trust. This series of talks, discussions and performances will explore the groundbreaking intersections of arts and STEM subjects with a focus on climate change and the uniquely precarious position of Antarctica in today’s sociopolitical climate.

Monday 28 Sept: Celsius Online Symposium with Ken Arnold (Creative Director, Wellcome Collection); Prem Gill (British Antarctic Survey & WWF); Camilla Nichol (Chief Exec UK Antarctic Heritage Trust); Studio Orta (artist duo, founder of ‘the Antarctica World Passport’). 

Tuesday 29 Sept Research at the intersections of art and science, a conversation with artist Josefina Nelimarkka

Wednesday 30 Sept: On Board, on Zoom – a focused discussion session lead by artist Rhine Bernardino exploring possible contributions and expectations in a floating society, a life surrounded by waters.

Thursday 1 Oct: Aidan Moesby in conversation with Prof Thomas Dixon: I was naked, smelling of rain

Friday 2 Oct: Nourishment in extreme places: eating habits in Antarctica

Saturday 3 Oct: Tales of an ancestral voyage told through spoken word, music and cutting edge technology. Prepare to go on an AfroFuturistic journey, passing through Antarctica to an unknown destination. Lula Mebrahtu is amongst a handful of musicians leading the way for the evolution of music using an interactive midi controller, MiMu gloves, which translate simple hand movements into complex musical compositions.

The Hybrid Guest
Rhine Bernardino & Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen

A duo exhibition at Laure Genillard Gallery, London.
Private View: 16 October, 6 to 9pm. Exhibition continues until 5 December

Witches, Scamps and Things

Kelly Sweeney

28 October – 8 November 2020 at Hoxton 253 (London, UK)

I wrote the Exhibition Text for Kelly Sweeney solo-show at Hoxton 253 as well as supporting with the curation of the exhibition. A curator & Artist in dialogue is also scheduled, followed by a Q&A.

27th October: Private View
1st November: Artist and Curator in conversation
5th November: Curator’s Tour

New Digital Collage

Co-curated with Fabio Paris. New Digital Collage is a year-long online project culminating in a group show at Galerie Charlot (Paris) and Daniel Benjamin Gallery (London) in 2021. Artists are encouraged to submit collage pieces to be periodically added to our online gallery, acting as a growing library of curated digital abstract compositions. www.newdigitalcollage.art