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I believe in a tongue-first exploration of the world. Food is our most immediate daily relationship to our ecosystem, and there is something delectable and…
Eating together is the most intimate form of kinship. By scripting a work where we share the same kind of food with fish, I’m scripting…
Formally, I did my studies in the sciences, but I was very conscious that I was being deprived of culture. While studying neuroscience, I was…
I watch children a great deal; their idea is that rules are always negotiable, whereas you absolutely cannot joke at the airport about your toothpaste,…
There’s nothing wrong with being anthropomorphic. That’s how we understand the world.
The art world is a very prissy little thing over in the corner, while the major cultural forces are being determined by techno science.
I used to have a lovely Chelsea loft – then I got divorced.
I am committed to the idea of information politics. That is how contemporary politics are played out.
Experimenting with your own life is the most fundamental medium we have.
Are kids smarter than adults? All evidence points to that being true.
The idea that there is a rational truth out there that is not embodied in a person’s politics is something I can’t understand or subscribe…
A lot of my work concerns a crisis of agency – what can we do?
In Yellowstone National Park, there are more ‘do not feed the animals’ signs than there are animals you might wish to feed.
Wealth and vegetation go together, and that exacerbates environmental injustice. The poor bear the burden of degraded environments.
Juggling many projects and having all these accidental collisions that you can’t predict enables a kind of comparative thinking. To focus on a single project…
We ignore slow environmental changes unless they are crisis-driven, such as hurricanes in Florida.
I created a successful outdoor youth festival – the Liverd festival – against all good advice. It was a great way to explore and investigate…
This whole idea that we address environmental issues by not doing stuff just doesn’t work.
Information is not just something you download from the Web. The way trees grow and where birds choose to live are much better signs of…
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