Month: September 2019

Thesis Topic Proposition

I am planning on writing my thesis about how environmental art and symbolic action intersect. Within this, my specific interest lies in artists working with materials that have a certain kind of agency. I am looking forward to doing more research and thinking further about this topic.

Proposing Future “Isms” to Critique

Concepts: Desertification- Considering human created desert-like conditions that exacerbate drought, heat waves, and climate change Environmental catastrophe- How does catastrophizing affect the public? Who is to blame for the possibility of human-caused planetary collapse? Wilderness- How do we define “wildness”? Who defines wilderness? Food Systems- How are global food systems controlled and who controls them?…