Creative People Facing Global Challenges: Professor Lise Autogena speaking at COP24 on Friday 07 December 2018

Professor Lise Autogena 'Creative People Facing Global Challenges' panel at the COP24 climate conference in Katowize

On Friday 07 December 2018, Professor Lise Autogena will be speaking at the Creative People Facing Global Challenges panel at the COP24 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Katowize, Poland. The event takes place at Muzeum Śląskie and involves prestigious international artists and architects, including artists Lise Autogena, John Gerrard, Jérémy Gobé and Polish architect Marcin Szczelina. The panel will be […]

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Lise Autogena’s ‘Kuannersuit / Kvanefjeld’ screening at the University of Greenland

Public screening of the documentary film Kuannersuit / Kvanefjeld – and panel discussion on uranium mining hosted by Ilisimatusarfik / University of Greenland Professor Lise Autogena will present Kuannersuit / Kvanefjeld – a documentary film (30 minutes) created in 2016 with long-term collaborator Joshua Portway on 08 October 2018 at the University of Greenland. The film is based on the Australian mining company GME’s plans for mining at Kvanefjeld, […]

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‘Liquid Crystal Display’ – Lise Autogena and Penny McCarthy feature in exhibition at Sheffield Site Gallery – Until 27 January 2019

Photo by Waad AlBawardi, The Hidden Life of Crystals, 2018. Superimposed Site Gallery logo.

Photo by Waad AlBawardi, The Hidden Life of Crystals, 2018. Sheffield Hallam Researchers Lise Autogena and Penny McCarthy will take part in an exhibition entitled Liquid Crystal Display at Site Gallery in Sheffield this month, opening on the first weekend of Site’s new refurbishment. The exhibition opens on Saturday 29 September and runs until Sunday 27 January 2019 and is […]

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‘Rivers of Emotion, Bodies of Ore’: Professor Lise Autogena’s ‘Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld’ showing at exhibition at Kunsthall Trondheim, opening 13 September

An image of a landfill by the sea, from overhead.

Professor Lise Autogena’s video installation Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld will be showing at an exhibition entitled Rivers of Emotion, Bodies of Ore at Kunsthall Trondheim in Norway  between 13 September and 21 December 21 2018. Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld, 2016 (27 minutes) by Lise Autogena and Joshua Portway portrays the region of Kvanefjeld in southern Greenland – site of the richest rare earth mineral resources in […]

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C3RI Professor Lise Autogena speaking at the international arts-science summit ‘Under Her Eye: Women and Climate Change’ – 01 and 02 June

Promotional banner image for Under Her Eye at the British Library, image from Invisible Dust

C3RI Professor Lise Autogena will be speaking this week at Under Her Eye: Women and Climate Change, a high profile international arts-science summit at The British Library on 1st-2nd June, to explore and celebrate the role of women taking action on climate change. The summit is headlined by Booker-prize winning author, Margaret Atwood, Christiana Figueres, previous Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC, […]

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‘This Rare Earth – Stories from Below’: Professor Lise Autogena exhibiting work at Artefact festival – February 2018

Still from Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld by Lise Autogena and Joshua Portway and information on Artefact 2018 festival

Professor Lise Autogena’s film work Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld will be shown at This Rare Earth – Stories from Below (as part of Artefact 2018) at STUK in Leuven, Belgium. The exhibition runs from 13 February to 01 March 2018. This Rare Earth – Stories from Below is an exhibition and a festival that gives voice to the stories told by geological […]

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‘Formation’ – Rose Butler and Victoria Lucas featured at Abandon Normal Devices Festival exhibition in September

Abandon Normal Devices logo

Abandon Normal Devices has been listed in the Guardian’s ‘Ten best things to do this week’ section on 15 September 2017. See the list here. Formation is a forthcoming exhibition as part of Abandon Normal Devices Festival taking place in the Peak District’s Castleton between Friday 22 and Sunday 24 September 2017, with a preview on the Thursday. The exhibition […]

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Professor Lise Autogena’s ‘Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld’ to be shown as part of Slow Violence exhibition, Denmark on 21 June

Image by Lise Autogena, of a trailer in the foreground of mountains.

Professor Lise Autogena will be showing her film Kuannersuit: Kvanefjeld in the Slow Violence exhibition at Kunsthal Charlottenborg in Copenhagen on 21 June 2017. 21 June 2017 Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld Kunsthal Charlottenborg Nyhavn 2, København, Denmark 5PM – 6PM Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld, 2016 (27 min.) by Lise Autogena (DK) and Joshua Portway (UK) portrays the region of Kvanefjeld in southern Greenland – […]

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Professor Lise Autogena presents at evening of talks discussing the micro-global traces of uranium – 21 April 2017

Image by Lise Autogena, of a trailer in the foreground of mountains.

Atelier Bouwmeester Galerie Ravenstein 54-59 1000 Brussels 21 April 2017 7PM – 9PM Lise Autogena will be speaking with collaborator Joshua Portway about their film Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld which explores the global politics of uranium mining and landrights in Greenland, at this evening of talks entitled Mining to waste: micro-global traces of uranium at Atelier Bouwmeester in Brussels on 21 April, […]

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Echoes of Protest – Article by SHU’s Esther Johnson and Debbie Ballin published in The Journal of the Oral History Society

An image of a badge held in a pair of hands. The badge reads 'It's our future / Kids against pit closures'

Echoes of Protest is a collaborative research project by SHU’s Esther Johnson and Debbie Ballin. The Journal of the Oral History Society has published the co-authored journal Echoes of Protest: untold stories of the 1984–1985 UK Miners’ Strike, by Esther and Debbie. It will feature in their Spring 2017 issue. For more than thirty years the Oral History Society has […]

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