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Thursday, 05. October 2017, 17:00

Symposium: Wie leben im Anthropozän?

Symposium in the framework of the exhibition Visions of Nature (HOW TO LIVE IN THE ANTHROPOCENE)
Thursday, October 5, 2017, 5–8 p.m.
KUNST HAUS WIEN, Unter Weißgerberstraße 13, 1030 Vienna
Admission free. Please register at
In Cooperation with the Natural History Museum Vienna

- Christian Köberl, Director General of the Natural History Museum Vienna, Professor of Impact Studies and Planetary Geology at the Department of Lithospheric Research at the University of Vienna, and Chairman of the Commission for Geoscience of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (in German)
- Bernd Scherer, Director of Haus der Kulturen der Welt and Honorary Professor at the Institute for European Ethnology at Humboldt-Universität Berlin (in German)
- T. J. Demos, Professor of History of Art and Visual Culture at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and Founding Director of the Center for Creative Ecologies (in English, via Skype from California)
Moderator: Verena Kaspar-Eisert, curator of Visions of Nature, KUNST HAUS WIEN
Panel Discussion (in English)
- Maya Byskov, curator of The Independent AIR
- Jennifer Colten, artist in the exhibition Visions of Nature (Wasteland Ecology)
- Verena Kaspar-Eisert, curator
- Christian Köberl
- Bernd Scherer
Moderator: Walter Seidl, freelance curator and art critic

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