by Ursula Biemann
09 June 2023
19:30 - 20:15
Starting from the case of the Amazon Forest, Forest Mind joins together different strands of knowledge on the metaphysics of plants and plant-man relationships. Combining scientific and shamanic knowledge, Forest Mind investigates the possibilities of cinema to represent the world from an ecocentric perspective, exploring new research methods that allow to fuse and convert digital and biological elements into a single strand of DNA.
On this occasion, Forest Mind is presented for the first time in Turin.
Swiss artist and writer; her practice starts from fieldwork and from the relationships between different fields of knowledge. Her research reflects on environmental degradation, developing critical perspectives on the dynamics of extractivism and proposing ecocentric engagement tools.