Join us at the Arches Friday 28 June for the launch of Owl Project’s new exhibition The Algorithm in the Forest and Edwina fitzPatrick’s new book Archive of the Trees: A Woodland Guide.
The Algorithm in the Forest is a multichannel video and sound installation that explores how natural systems have inspired algorithms that impact how we experience our daily lives.
Edwina fitzPatrick The Archive of the Trees book explores whether climate change should be addressed culturally or scientifically.
Join artist Alec Stevens in a wood carving workshop in the forest, revealing how we have used this most primal of spaces.
Owl Project are spending time in Fineshade Wood exploring the forest floor, lifting up logs and looking under stones in search of ants, using cameras and software to visualize the routes taken by these creatures to allow for what seems like chaos to be rendered as pattern.
It was interesting to come across problems that aren’t ‘googleable’ since you apply techniques in a way they aren’t made for.
During Wild Learning: Human Theremin with Stuart Moore, participants created a collaborative piece using nature sounds altered by their own conscious and unconscious movement.
“When you make a public facing website you have to obey certain rules. What happens when those restrictions are removed?”
Toggler is a new website feature allowing commissioned artists to explore, demonstrate and celebrate the potential of creativity in website design.
Our Spring 2019 bulletin includes The Forest is The Museum updates and Owl Project’s forthcoming residency, Toggler, Fermynwoodstock, and more.