Embrace Our Rivers

Public Art and Ecology in India

Water contamination, air pollution, and resource scarcity—considerable environmental problems have come to threaten all large industrial nations around the world. Based on the concrete example of the South Indian city of Chennai, the exhibition project DAMned Art—Embrace Our Rivers questions the possible social and political significance and function of art. The public art project in Chennai, curated by the Indian eco-activist and artist Ravi Agarwal and the German exhibition organizer Florian Matzner, is a cooperation between European and Indian artists and brings together more than a dozen future-oriented projects relating to the topic of “art and ecology.” The accompanying publication presents these fascinating art projects.

Artists: Arunkumar HG, atelier le balto, Atul Bhalla, Rohini Devasher, Gram Art Project, Mischa Kuball, Layout Collective, Parvathi Nayar, Oooze und Marjetica Potrc, raumnlaborberlin, Gigi Scaria, Anna Witt, Suyeon Yun

Embrace Our Rivers
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )

Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs

ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

Embrace Our Rivers

June 2018

ISBN 978-3-7356-0467-5

20,8 × 26,5 cm

214 Pages

140 colored and 36 b/w illustrations

Softcover

Languages: English

Editor
Ravi Agarwal, Florian Matzner, Helmut Schippert

Text by
The participating artists and Ravi Agarwal, Nopuur Desai, Florian Matzner, Helmut Schippert, Lisa Weber

Design by
Miti Design Lab, Bangalore

Events
DAMned Art – Embrace Our Rivers , 2.2.-4.3.2018, Lalit Kala Akademie, Chennai (India) 

Customers also bought
Thomas Bang
€50.00
( 61.40CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume IX
€45.00
( 55.26CHF )
Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Projects 1963–2020
€29.95
( 36.78CHF )
Johannes Frandsen

Johannes Frandsen

Touch me
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Alexander Kosolapov

Alexander Kosolapov

Lenin and Coca-Cola
€36.00
( 44.21CHF )
Johannes Hüppi

Johannes Hüppi

Museum Museum
€28.00
( 34.38CHF )
Dieter Kiessling

Dieter Kiessling

people in mirrors
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Susanne Walström

Susanne Walström

Black Lava Fairy Tale
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Ilya and Emilia Kabakov

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov

The Utopian Projects
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Rolf H. Krauss

Rolf H. Krauss

Laughter as Weapon
€39.90
( 49.00CHF )
Clemens Tremmel

Clemens Tremmel

Archipel
€32.00
( 39.30CHF )
Miriam Vlaming

Miriam Vlaming

Human Nature
€36.00
( 44.21CHF )
Barbara Quandt
€34.90
( 42.86CHF )
Johannes Brus

Johannes Brus

In Duisburg
€35.00
( 42.98CHF )
Money, Good and Evil
€24.00
( 29.47CHF )
Brutal Beauty
€18.00
( 22.10CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume IV
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume II
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
TRADING STYLE

TRADING STYLE

Weltmode im Dialog
€25.00
( 30.70CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume I
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
In the Name of Love

In the Name of Love

Contemporary Glass
€15.00
( 18.42CHF )
Johannes Hüppi

Johannes Hüppi

€27.90
( 34.26CHF )
Hans Könings

Hans Könings

The other story
€14.00
( 17.19CHF )
The Opéra
€800.00
( 982.40CHF )