The artistically scientific symposium ‘I, the consumer’, engendered in collaboration with the British art and climate organization TippingPoint, will study the modern human’s obsession with shopping and material gains by installations, lectures, discussions, performances, a film program and interactive actions in search of ideas and solutions for sustainable consumption in the future.
Thematic division: Survival Kit
Begins : 25.09.2014 21:00
Ends: 26.09.2014 21:00
- Spīķeru creative quarter
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- Discussion / Lecture
- Performance art
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Project ‘IMAGINE 2020’ comprises two inter-disciplinary events dedicated to the survival strategies of humanity and individual in the shifting reality influenced by climatic change. Artistically scientific symposium ‘I, the consumer’ combines theoretical discussion and performative reflection on the situation of having arrived at a produce-filled world and search for the answers to the question – What can be done with this materiality? ‘Blackmarket of Useful Knowledge and Non-knowledge’ offers exchange of views with one of 100 knowledge dealers on the ways of surviving the technology.
Web address: http://riga2014.org/Blackmarket