The Wanås Foundation
organised a full-day seminar
on the relationship between arts and ecology, to discuss from three different perspectives what is of most importance: individual efforts or governmental changes.
was presented on the occasion of the closure of the exhibition 'Footprints
' (17 May– 25 October), a group show including works by Tue Greenfort
, Henrik Hakansson, Tea Mäkipää (with Halldor Ulfarsson), Tomás Saraceno and Nilsmagnus Sköld.
With the participation of:Folke Tersman
, Professor of Practical Philosophy at Uppsala University, author of 'Tillsammans: en filosofisk debattbok om hur vi kan rädda vårt klimat' (2009).
Joanna Yarrow, media commentator and expert in the field of ecologically sustainable lifestyles, founder of the Beyond Green
, curators of projects including the group exhibition 'Greenwashing Environment: Perils, Promises and Perplexities
' (2008) and editors of the publication Land, Art: A Cultural Ecology Handbook
Moderator and co-organiser: Jakob Lind, MD Futurniture, Stockholm.