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The World to Come: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene
Contributor(s): Oliver-smith, Kerry (Editor)
ISBN: 0983308586     ISBN-13: 9780983308584
Publisher: Samuel P Harn Museum of Art
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Product Type: Paperback
Published: August 2018
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Annotation: Published in conjunction with a major exhibition at the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, this catalogue examines an era of rapid, radical, and irrevocable ecological change through scholarly essays and works of art by 45 contemporary international artists. We live in a world of imminent extinctions, runaway climate change, and the depletion of biodiversity and resources. Our age has been identified as the Anthropocene, a controversial term used to name a new geological epoch defined by human impact. The concept of the Anthropocene persists as a nexus for exchange of ideas, explorations, strategies, and experiences across the globe. It is in this context that The World to Come: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene unfolds.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Human ecology in art; Exhibitions.
Art, Modern; 21st century; Exhibitions.
Future in art; Exhibitions.
BISAC Categories:
- Photography | Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
- Art | Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
- Art | Film & Video
Dewey: 709.05
LCCN: 2018003426
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 11.75" H x 9.00" W x 0.75" (2.30 lbs) 169 pages