Guided Tour with Museum Curator Brita Täljedal
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The event is for: students - anyone - employees
Guided Tour with Museum Curator Brita Täljedal. Museum Curator Brita Täljedal talks about a personal selection of works in the ongoing Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition.
Perpetual Uncertainty / Contemporary Art in the Nuclear Anthropocene brings together artists from Europe, Japan, the USA and Australia to investigate experiences of nuclear technology, radiation and the complex relationship between knowledge and the deep time.
The artworks explore how nuclear weapons and nuclear power has influenced our interpretation of concepts such as archives, memory, knowledge and time. How can we understand and visualise the ungraspable timeframe of radioactive half-life? How can we archive and communicate knowledge about radioactivity from generation to generation, hundreds of thousands of years into the future?
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