talks

Upcoming:

“White Supremacy as an Ecological Formation” Cranbrook Academy of Art, November 7, 2017

Past:

“When There Were Seasons: On Art, Ecology and Loss” MCAD, Minneapolis, October 26, 2017

“Desire Change” Conversations in Contemporary Art, Concordia University, Montreal, October 20, 2017

“Petrocapitalism: Plastic as Media” Norwegian Art Yearbook, Oslo, September 6, 2017

“When Life Became Molecular” SUNY Purchase, April 20, 2017

Centre for Research Architecture graduate seminar, Goldsmiths, University of London, March 2-3, 2017

“Molecular Imaginary” Elemental Media, NYU, November 11, 2016.

“Molecular Critique” Valand Academy of the Arts, Gothenburg, Sweden, October 10, 2016

“Theory for Molecules” Higher Seminar Series, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden, October 6, 2016

Gate of the Sun – Between the Mountain and the River Yinchuan Biennale, Yinchuan, China, September 10-11, 2016.

Dark Ecology Journey, Sonic Acts, Kirkenes, Norway and Nikel, Russia, June 8-12, 2016

Sensing the Insensible (with Jeremy Bolen, Emily Eliza Scott and Andrew Yang) Anthropocene Curriculum – Technosphere Issue, HKW, Berlin, April 14-22, 2016

“Queer Plastic Futures” Sonic Acts Academy, Amsterdam. February 28, 2016

“Visualizing Molecular Threat” Climate Change and the Scales of Environment, GSAPP, Columbia University, New York. December 4, 2015

Phosphorus: An Apparatus of the Technosphere, The Technosphere, Now Opening, HKW, Berlin. October 2, 2015

Queer Ecologies: Life and Art in a Generalized State of War, Summer Intensive on Art in the Anthropocene, Cannonball Miami R.A.D. June 22-26, 2015

Queer Ecologies, Unintentional Aesthetics and Other Conundrums of the Plastic Age, University of Applied Arts Vienna, Landscapes of the Anthropocene: Humans Make Nature. May 12-13, 2015

Landfill Club talk with Marina Zurkow, INOVA (Institute of Visual Arts), Milwaukee, WI. May 1 4-6pm; May 2 12-2pm

“Material Archives of Plastic” World of Matter: Resource Ecologies and Contested Territories, Concordia University, Montreal, Feb. 20-21, 2015

“Plastic: The Desire for a Container” Comp Lit Luncheon Series, Pennsylvania State University, January 26, 2015

“Ancient Archives of the Future: Strange Temporalities of Plastic” Matter, Memory, and the More-Than-Human: Relational Aesthetics and Politics in the Age of the Anthropocene, Zurich University of the Arts, Nov. 27

“Life and Death in the Plastisphere” Im/mortality and In/finitude in the Anthropocene Symposium, Stockholm, Dec. 2-5

“Plastic: An Ethology of Oil (or, life and death in the Anthropocene)” Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Nov. 6, 4-6pm

“Plastic: An Ethology of Oil” Lines and Nodes: Media, Infrastructure and Aesthetics Symposium, NYU, September 19, 2014

“Unintentional Aesthetics in the Age of the Anthropocene” University of California, San Diego, April 8, 2014

“Between a Rock and Hard Plastic: Aesthetics of the Anthropocene” with Sylvère Lotringer and Etienne Turpin, Human Resources Los Angeles, April 3, 2014

“Ecological Supports: Socially-engaged art practices and their environments” Program in Aesthetics and Politics, California Institute of the Arts, March 6, 2014

“Plastic, or how to live forever” Transmediale Festival, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, February 1, 2014

“Art That Loves People” Department of Critical and Creative Studies, University of British Columbia Okanagan, April 25, 2012

“Talking Into You: Interviews, Conversations, Metalogues” with Amber Yared, Department of Landscape Architecture, Pennsylvania State University, March 22, 2012