Earth Matters

7th March 2015

Earth Matters is an exhibition that encompasses many of the designers and thinking of the materiologists I have been writing about over the years on this blog.

Curated by Lidewij Edelkoort and Philip Fimmano it is a thought provoking show that is held at the Artipelag Museum in Stockholm on the museum's meteorological site in Stockholm's idyllic archipelago.

All the work on show is a reminder, through the narrative of design, of the impact that we are having on earths virgin resources as we plunder it for our consumerism and how disruptive creative thinking can enhance what nature has to offer.

Wrapped up in the thinking around the antroprecene the works explore our post fossil society that is emerging offering us alternative materials, production process and symbiosis with nature.

Exploring new ways to use natures manufacturing to create future products as well as finding new and unexpected resources this is a compendium of our future materials palette.

The exhibition runs till the 3rd of May.

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