Poster for the exhibition GROUNDED VISIONS Jill Scott/Boris Magrini
27 Nov 2015 - 23 Mar 2016
11am - 5pm
Monday through Friday
ETH Zurich, Institute of Integrative Biology
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This exhibition presents artworks and artistic research on environmental issues at the Department of Environmental Systems, ETH Zurich. Artists: Brandon Ballengée, Tiffany Holmes, Andrea Polli, Aviva Rahmani, Juanita Schläpfer-Miller,
Jill Scott, Eugenio Tisselli
Curated by Jill Scott and Boris Magrini, the exhibition is part of the PhD program z-node at the Institute for Cultural Studies in the Arts resulting from a cooperation between the ZHdK and the ETH Zurich and presenting works inspired by environmental science. It includes Brandon Ballengée with photographs of amphibians, Aviva Rahmani with drawings about long-term landscape restoration and Juanita Schläpfer-Miller with a project called Climate Hope Garden 2085. Also Tiffany Holmes shows her innovative eco-visualization software to measure water quality, Andrea Polli presents a project with weather observers in Antarctica and Jill Scott exhibits a media sculpture about sound perception with stories from wild plants. In addition, a community web project by Eugenio Tisselli is shown that was developed with farmers together in Tanzania.
The scientific advisors for these projects were: Angelika Hilbeck, Christopher Robinson, Christoph Kueffer, Norbert Diller and Andreas Fischlin.
Department of Environmental Systems, ETH Zurich, Switzerland and Institute for Cultural Studies in the Arts at the Zürich University of the Arts, Switzerland