Brand, Nature and Teamwork

Clémence de La Tour du Pin 

"Nature does not know exctinction all its knows is transformation." Margaret Mead, american anthropologist (1901 - 1978).

Brand, Nature and Teamwork aims to question our paradoxical relationship with both nature and culture. On the one hand, La Tour du Pin confronts the production of artefacts within a post-industrial context, and on the other hand, examines them using an anthropological angle, considering them in relation to their more primitive dimensions. The exhibition decodes and reconfigures a series of residual components - natural, synthetic and technological - underlying our specific relation to nature and culture, and in particular, nature and technology. The olfactive sense can be treated as a base, where smell is perceived as a trace of our more animal condition; with regards to the expansion of the digital environment and new technologies - enhancement factors in the dematerialisation of our quotidian space.

Collaboration with International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF)

Sat, 29 Jun, 19.00h
30 Jun 201323 Jul 2013

Berlin Independents Guide is an artist run communications platform. The exhibition guide comes out every two months and is distributed for free in project spaces, galleries, institutions, and bookstores. Listings are accepted from project spaces, galleries, art institutes and art related venues in Berlin.
For more information and prices have a look here.
info(at) - Postal address: BPIGS at Blogfabrik, Oranienstrasse 185, 10999 Berlin / Respect the environment, please do NOT send printed invitations or posters.