TWELFTH ASLE BIENNIAL CONFERENCE
RUST/RESISTANCE: WORKS OF RECOVERY
On Wednesday, June 21st, Celina Jeffery will speak at the ASLE 2017 Conference at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. The details are as follows:
Session C: 3:30 - 5:00 pm
C8. Littoral Zones (2): Seaweed and Other Refuse
Stream: Natural Resources
Celina Jeffery, University of Ottawa, Ephemeral Coast
On May 19th, 2017 the exhibition, Oceans: Surface/Below will open at Oriel Myrddin Gallery, Wales, UK.
In Oceans: Surface/Below, US-based artists Pam Longobardi and Diana Heise employ environmental cartographies to consider the effects of plastic contamination, industrial fishing and habitat degradation within the world’s oceans. Together, these artists focus our attention upon environmental waters through the ethical responses that emerge from art.
"Trouble Shooting and Trouble Making Worldwide"
Image credit: Mark Dion, Ichthyosaurus, 2003
Edge Effects, Mauritius, 2016
An Ephemeral Coast Exhibition
Opening: 6pm, July 29th
Nirveda Alleck (MAU), Shiraz Bayjoo (MAU/UK), Gemma Copp (Wales, UK), Alex Duncan (UK), and Diana Heise (USA)
Diana Heise, Lamer Nou Fer/The Sea We Make, HD video installation, 2016. Featuring music by Stefan Gua
Ephemeral Coast presents the Canadian debut of Ile de France, 2015 by the internationally acclaimed Mauritian artist and filmmaker, Shiraz Bayjoo.