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Art for Change in the 26th UN Climate Change Conference

The 26th UN Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, is takin place from October 31 to November 12 in Glasgow, Scotland. A group of politicians, scientists and eco-expertes are reunited to make proposols and take decisitons to stop climate change and its increasingly effects around the world. Although art and creative disciplines are not included as part of this conference, various artists have taken the lead to present projects and speak critically about climate policies.

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Art in the Anthropocene: What Can Art Do Against Climate Change?

By Sybaris Collection

In 2015, writers and researches Heather Davis and Etienne Turpin wrote the famous book Art in the Anthropocene: Encounters Among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies in which they proposed to understand the geologic epoch of the Anthropocene from an aesthetic point of view by exploring the relationship between contemporary art and knowledge production in an era of ecological crisis. Six years from it publication, issues around climate change and ecological crisis not only have increased but becomeing even more urgent to talk about.

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