27 Nov 2015 - 23 Mar 2016, 11am - 5pm

ETH Zurich, Institute of Integrative Biology, Zurich


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
Universitätstrasse 16
Zurich,  8092
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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.