Yhonnie Scarce was born in Woomera, South Australia, and belongs to the Kokatha and Nukunu peoples. Working with glass, Scarce explores the political nature and aesthetic qualities of the material – in particular corresponding to the crystallisation of desert sand as a result of British nuclear tests on her homeland during 1956-63.
Temporary Index is an artwork by Jon Thomson and Alison Craighead. The work is comprised of an array of counters that mark sites of nuclear waste storage across the world. Each counter marks the time in seconds that remains before these sites of entombed nuclear waste become safe again for humans.
Inside-Out Earth: Residues of the Anthropocene in Africa.
Public lecture by Professor Gabrielle Hecht
LG02, Professor Stuart Hall Building
Goldsmiths University of London
22 Oct 2019, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Chaired by Ele Carpenter and Shela Sheikh
V&A 1 Feb - 3 May 2020 [Please note the V&A will be closed from 18th March due to the Coronavirus]
Laboratory for Variable Risk Perception, Ele Carpenter, 2012 - 2020.
Domestic uranium glassware, radon monitor.
In partnership with Aimee Lax, Ceramics Artist in Residence, V&A South Kensington.
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