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Art, Nature and the Environment

Ackroyd & Harvey

What is the relationship between contemporary art and climate change? What are scientists doing? How are artists responding to the urgency of the issue? This study day maps the possible collaboration between creative thinking and problem solving. Join Cornelia Parker and other experts from earth sciences, ecology and art to engage with this hot topic. Chaired by Bob Spicer, Professor of Earth Sciences, OU and Gill Perry, Professor of Art History, OU.
Confirmed speakers include –
Bob Spicer, Professor of Earth Sciences, Open University
Dr Joe Smith, Professor of Geography, Open University
Heather Ackroyd & Dan Harvey, artists
Michaela Cimmin, Head of Arts, RSA
Cornelia Parker, artist


Date and time

12 September 2009

Please note
This is now a past event.


Redgrave Suite, The Barbican Centre