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Amy Balkin Artist Talk


    February 27, 2024    
    5:20 pm - 7:00 pm


    Earth & Marine Sciences Building, Room B206
    University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz

    Amy Balkin’s projects and collaborations combine participation, action, and documentation to create large-scale, public, and long-term works exploring the intersections of ecology, law, and politics. These include marking human-altered soil sites for Technosol Library, Philadelphia essay-billboard Area of Interest, participatory climate archive A People’s Archive of Sinking and Melting (Balkin, et al.) and Smog Index, a photo collection of global smog experience. Recent exhibitions include Sell Us Your Liberty or We’ll Subcontract Your Death 2023 (Courtney Jaeger, Basel), Atmosphères (Tranzit/Cluj, Romania), Con los pies en la Tierra (Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria), The Overview Effect (MCA Belgrade)and The Normal (Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh)She lives in San Francisco.

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