Prognostics - On the Entanglement of Image and Gaze

The Prognostics lecture series at UniArts inquires into the future of art by taking a closer look at the new languages, models and forms that the latest generation of artists are creating in response to the urgent questions arising today in the domains of art, politics and sociology.

For the Prognostics series artists and Radical Reversibility co-founders Martine Stig and Elodie Hiryczuk will give some insight into the background and the common fields of research of the cooperative. They will also present their current research projects entitled Vertigo, The Detached Gaze and Les Extrêmes ne se Touchent pas.

Elodie Hiryczuk
Elodie Hiryczuk (b. 1977) is a French/ Dutch artist and researcher based in Amsterdam. She collaborates with Sjoerd van Oevelen under the name Hiryczuk/ Van Oevelen. Their work explores the workings of perception in humankind's relationship to nature and the landscape.


29 November 2017


29 November 2017


UniArts, Helsinki



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