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Author Page, Joanna.

Title Decolonizing Science in Latin American Art [electronic resource].

Imprint London : UCL Press, 2021.

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Description 1 online resource (276 p.)
Series Modern Americas
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Intro -- Half Title -- Series Information -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Contents -- List of figures -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1 A planetary art beyond the human: -- I. Inhuman agency -- II. Seismic encounters and the acoustic sublime -- 2 The atmosphere as a planetary commons: -- I. Breathing a common air -- II. From the Anthropocene to the Aerocene -- 3 Art and environmental change: beyond apocalypse: -- I. Art and geodesign for climate change -- II. Environmental futures beyond precarity: symbiosis and resilience -- 4 Science in an ecology of knowledges:
I. Indigenous cosmologies and cognitive justice -- II. Transgenic maize: between the milpa and the monoculture -- 5 Interspecies communication and performance: -- I. Plantbots and the logic of vegetal life -- II. The language of cetaceans -- III. Microbe music -- 6 Revising systems art: biological time and the ethics of care: -- I. Slow robotics and the art of bioremediation -- II. Curation and care -- 7 Sensory worlds and the pluriverse: -- I. Spider/webs: from connection to coevolution -- II. Myrmecology and multispecies communities -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary Decolonizing Science in Latin American Art explores art-science projects by Latin American artists, ranging from big-budget collaborations with NASA and MIT to homegrown experiments in artists' kitchens.
Local Note JSTOR Books at JSTOR Open Access
Subject Art, Latin American -- 21st century.
Art and science -- Latin America.
Science in art.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Page, Joanna Decolonizing Science in Latin American Art London : UCL Press,c2021 9781787359789
ISBN 9781787359796
9781787359765 (electronic bk.)
178735976X (electronic bk.)