Artistic Ecologies: New Compasses and Tools, published by WHW and Sternberg Press, explores the ways in which artists and institutions navigate contemporary conditions by generating new practices, tools, and artistic ecosystems.
On the occasion of the publication of this reader whose texts question the issues of engaged pedagogies, collective learning and artistic ecology, the editors Pablo Martinez, Ana Dević and Emily Pethick will lead a moderated conversation expanding the covered topics on Thursday 24 November at the Rijksakademie. Entrance is free, and in order to attend it is necessary to register at the link.
Contributors to the book include Luna Acosta, CAConrad, Pirate Care, Max Jorge Hinderer Cruz, Yael Davids, Marina Garcés, Teuta Gatolin, Yayo Herrero, Margherita Isola, Jammers, Pablo Martínez, Dan Perjovschi, Emily Pethick, DAAR (Sandi Hilal & Alessandro Petti), WHW (Ivet Ćurlin, Ana Dević, Nataša Ilić, Sabina Sabolović), The Sensing Salon (Valentina Desideri & Denise Ferreira da Silva), Cecilia Vicuña, and Eva Ďurovec.
Artistic Ecologies: New Compasses and Tools is published by WHW and Sternberg Press, co-edited by Pablo Martínez, Emily Pethick, Milica Vlajković and WHW and designed by Dejan Kršić. The publication is a part of the now-finished two-year project Education from Below, realised in collaboration with the Rijksakademie, MACBA – Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona and What, How & for Whom / WHW, as part of the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.