Material Nuclear Culture
KARST Gallery, Plymouth
18 June - 14 August 2017
Roundtable: Saturday 18 June
Artists: James Acord, Thomson & Craighead, Erika Kobayashi, David Mabb, Susan Schuppli and Kota Takeuchi.
The exhibition is a partnership between KARST and Arts Catalyst, curated by Ele Carpenter.
18 November 2015 sees the launch of the European Union 'Energy - Transparency Centre of Knowledge' (E-TRACK) initiative. This is a massive programme of public participation in the implementation of energy policies, and the first project focuses on Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) following the legally binding requirements for transparency of the Council Directive 2011/70/EURATOM on spent fuel and radioactive waste.
Bildmuseet, Umeå Sweden
2 October 2016 - 16 April 2017
Roundtable: Saturday 19th November
An exhibition of contemporary art in the nuclear Anthropocene exploring the complexity of knowledge and the deep time of radiation. The exhibition brings together thirty international artists from across Europe, the USA and Japan, investigating nuclear aesthetics through the material sensing of nuclear sites, objects and experiences.
The Nuclear Culture Source Book
Editor: Ele Carpenter
Contributors: Gabrielle Hecht, Timothy Morton, Jahnavi Phalkey, Peter C van Wyck, Noi Sawaragi, Susan Schuppli, Eiko Honda, Victor Gama, Nicola Triscott, Di McDonald.
Published by Black Dog Publishing in partnership with Bildmuseet and Arts Catalyst.