Art and Artists in Landscape (report)

Art and Artists in Landscape (report)

This is a quick and personal reflection on the Art and Artists in Landscape and Environmental Research Today workshop (AALERT) held at the National Gallery London 15 Feb jointly sponsored by the Landscape Research Group and the Valuing Nature Programme of the Natural...
Creating Artificial Consciousness

Creating Artificial Consciousness

Ryota Kanai PhD is a neuroscientist working on the computational principles underlying consciousness and the brain, and the founder and CEO of an AI startup, Araya, Inc. in Tokyo. His goal is to create artificial consciousness using intrinsic motivation, deep neural...
Sail Britain residencies

Sail Britain residencies

Sail Britain Deadline: 02 October 2018 at 00:00 A programme of interdisciplinary creative residencies and expeditions exploring our relationship with the ocean, and its cultural, environmental and human heritage on a beautiful sailing boat. Call for Participants –...
Darkness

Darkness

DARKNESS 13-17 January 2019, Longyearbyen, Svalbard Norway http://www.islanddynamics.org/darknessconference.html This multidisciplinary conference explores cultural and environmental aspects of darkness. Darkness is a recurring motif: as chaos and void in mythological...
Placing Gender

Placing Gender

Placing Gender: a workshop on Gender and Environmental History Date: 10-12 December 2018 Conveners: Ka e Holmes (La Trobe University), Ruth Morgan (Monash University / RCC) Loca on: Melbourne, Australia Gender remains an under-developed area of inquiry in...
Creative Climate (cfp)

Creative Climate (cfp)

  Call for Participants for Conversations/Papers/Performances   Creative Climate Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities Birkbeck College, University of London 8 May 2018   Keynote Speakers: Zoë Svendsen (Artistic Director,...
Reflecting on Water Rights

Reflecting on Water Rights

Holly Keasey: Reflecting on Water Rights Residency By Chrisfremantle This is the final blog from Holly Keasey written in October some months after her return from Santa Fe. Holly reflects on her apparent diversion from her intentional misunderstanding of the ‘rights’...