‘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

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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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Prof Lise Autogena to feature in ‘Perpetual Uncertainty’, an exhibition of contemporary art in the nuclear anthropocene this September

Poster for Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition, property of Z33/Nuclear Culture

Lise Autogena, Professor of Cross-Disciplinary Art at Sheffield Hallam, will have her work exhibited as part of Perpetual Uncertainty, an exploration of contemporary art in the nuclear anthropocene. The exhibition will bring together international artists from across Europe, the USA and Japan to investigate experiences of nuclear technology, radiation and the complex relationship between knowledge and deep time. 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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Wednesday 29 March 2017 – Lecture and workshop on ‘Wool, a national sustainable fibre’ featuring Lynn Wilson from Zero Waste Scotland

Promotional image for Lynn Wilson's lecture/workshop entitled Wool, a national sustainable fibre

Speaker: Lynn Wilson (Zero Waste Scotland) Title: Wool, a national sustainable fibre Hosted by: Alison Gwilt and Jackie Leaver Dr Alison Gwilt and Jackie Leaver host textile designer Lynn Wilson (Zero Waste Scotland) this Wednesday, with a lecture open to all researchers and students. Following the lecture there will also be a workshop. Lynn has a textiles background and the […]

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Lise Autogena’s ‘Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld’ selected for screening in Nuclear Art and Archives, Dundee on 08 April 2017

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

Nuclear Art and Archives Visual Research Center Dundee Contemporary Arts DD1 4DY 08 April 2017 1.30PM – 7PM A day of artists’ films and discussions about nuclear art and archives considering the kinds of knowledge and reflective spaces that contemporary art produces for rethinking the nuclear. As the civil industry starts to consolidate its archives at the new Nuclear Archive […]

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Conflict Minerals – Exhibition opens 24 March and features ‘Kuannersuit; Kvanefjeld’ by Lise Autogena (Cross-Disciplinary Art, SHU)

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

In a month-long exhibition and inquiry, Arts Catalyst looks at artists’ practices that explore the nature of conflict in relation to the use of the Earth’s geological natural resources. 24 March 2017 – 22 April 2017 Arts Catalyst London WC1H 8DR Exhibition open Thursday – Saturday, 12PM – 6PM Preview: 6:30PM – 9PM on Thursday 23 March Advances in technology […]

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19 January 2017 – Redress ‘EcoChic Design Award’ Educators Workshop & Fashion Academy

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Reader in Fashion, Dr Alison Gwilt, invites SHU staff and students to a free one-day fashion workshop on 19 January 2017 that aims to inspire through the positive power of fashion. The event is organised by Redress,  a Hong Kong based environment NGO working in the fashion industry, in collaboration with hosts, ADRC and Sheffield Institute of Arts. As the only […]

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Maria Hanson in live jewellery performance ‘JUNK: Rubbish to Gold’

Junk - Rubbish to Gold logo

Maria Hanson, Reader in Metalwork and Jewellery at Sheffield Hallam University, is one of 50 jewellers taking part in JUNK: Rubbish to Gold, a playful exploration of community economies (exchange, giving, bartering, gathering, earning, harvesting); putting on display the process of creating the ‘work of art’. The performance is being live-streamed on screens in the mac Birmingham and the Museum […]

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