Join the MacKenzie Art Gallery for the virtual opening of Echoes from the Future: Speculative Creatures & Post-Human Botanicals.
This digital exhibition highlights international artists working across diverse media to preserve nature, reveal environmental devastation, and speculate on future life forms.
Curator Tina Sauerlaender (peer to space) presents artists Aviv Benn (ISR/UK), Laura Colmenares Guerra (COL/BE), Reiner Maria Matysik (DE), Sarah Oh-Mock (DE), Bianca Shonee Arroyo-Kreimes (CAN), Sabrina Ratté (CAN), Tamiko Thiel (US/DE) in an immersive online exhibition.
Echoes from the Future renders current environmental issues visible in virtual reality, inviting audiences into an immersive alternative future for hybrid lifeforms.
The event will be livestreamed
to the MacKenzie’s Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch accounts. Link will be available on the Digital Exhibition webpage
Times: 12-1PM CST (Saskatchewan)
Alternate times: 8-9 PM CEST (Germany)
Echoes from the Future is part of a series of digital exhibitions created through the MacKenzie Art Gallery’s Digital Exhibitions Toolkit and Art Installation Launcher (DETAIL)—a ongoing resource championing the development of art exhibitions for digital platforms.
This project is made possible by the Canada Council for the Arts Digital Strategy Fund.
Image credit: Screen capture of installation of work by Bianca Shonee Arroyo-Kreimes from Echoes from the Future online at MacKenzie.Art, 2023.