I am the resident artist at the art-science residency at ÖRES on the island of Örö, Finland, for the month of July. I’m keeping a field diary here.
With Lucy Powell/ Holobiosonics, we will take part in the After Progress digital exhibition at Goldsmiths, London with a new work on graveyards as sensory ecologies.
With Lucy Powell/ Holobiosonics, I will present a three-day workshop on Encountering the Vegetal for the Earthbound conference, Aarhus Denmark.
A German translation of my essay, Spider phenomenology: a speculative foray through the world of Pholcus gropiusbau, to be published in the forthcoming reader for the Down to Earth festival which took place at Martin Gropuis Bau, Berlin in 2020.
I am an invited panellist for the panel, ‘More-than-human sensing’, as part of the conference Other (ing) sensing. Practices, Politics and Ethics of Sensitive Media at the University of Potsdam, Germant, 16 - 18 June.
My field recording from the Howard Springs Quarantine Facility in Darwin, Northern Territory Australia to be included in the new NTS Radio Field Recordings channel/mixtape, premiering Thursday 3 June at 12 pm CET.
Presented a sonic essay/artistic intervention on duration during the Tenporal Belongings conference, The Material Life of Time, convened by conference organisers Thom van Dooren, Michelle Bastian, Hugo Reinert, Helge Jordheim and Lisa Baraitser.
An essay written on the occasion of Tomás Saraceno’s NYE concert for Festa di Roma, titled: Haptic astronomy; or, how else to read the cosmos? About the cosmos, perception, vibrational ontology and spiders.
A new speculative essay, ‘Symbiotic skins, metabolic schema ~’ in dialogue with Tomás Saraceno was published as part of The Skin of Things project by philosopher Michael Marder and artist Anais Tonder.
A short lyric essay, An ache, a knot, a thread, on the myth of Arachne as a contribution to Bernd Herzogenrath’s (C)OVID’s Metamorphoses exquisite corpse project.
On October 30, 6 pm primetime, Cashmere Radio 88.4 Berlin and 90.7 Potsdam: "Nachtgartenkosmos" : a cut-up of Datscha Radio's 2017-2020 transmission events, including parts of my contribution in August 2020.
Public talk and discussion about speculative spider phenomenology with Tomás Saraceno at Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, for the exhibition, Down to Earth initiated by Thomas Oberender.
Reading from my book, Possible vehicles for time travel at the Datscha Radio festival, Berlin.
Paper delivered at the European Society for Arts, Literature and the Sciences (SLSAeu) 2020 conference, Anthropocene(s) at Museum Śląskie, Poland. Paper title: ‘Queering the wound: zoetic figurations of nonhuman life as tools for rethinking death’.