International Art and Legacy at The End
A discussion moderated by William Skeaping (Extinction Rebellion / Culture Declares Emergency), with Lucia Pietroiusti, Mileece L'Anson and Benoit Loiseau.
6 Oct 2019 | 12:00pm | The Standard London Library & Auditorium (Frieze London)
William Skeaping - Extinction Rebellion activist challenging the advertising world, co-editor of the movement's handbook 'This Is Not A Drill' and member of the Culture Declares Emergency team; working with arts organisations and institutions to consider their role in the face of our global climate and ecological crisis.
Lucia Pietroiusti - Curator of General Ecology at the Serpentine Galleries (London) as well as the Curator of Sun & Sea (Marina) by Rugile Barzdziukaite, Vaiva Grainyte and Lina Lapelyte, the Lithuanian Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale, 2019.
Mileece L'Anson - multi-disciplinary sonic artist, environment designer working in spacialised generative music, gestural interfaces and plant biofeedback. She has performed internationally at museums including: MoMA, NYC,BHIF Festival, Bhutan, Kew Gardens. Mileece is also working with a team to develop pioneering community-driven fuel cell technology. https://planet.mu/artists/mileece/
Benoit Loiseau - London-based writer, editor, sometimes curator, focusing on contemporary visual culture, hi writing has appeared in The Financial Times, The Guardian, Frieze, i-D, The New York Times and Vogue, among others. He recently wrote about the art world's carbon footprint for the Financial Times. http://benoitloiseau.xyz