Through 140 drawings, thought experiments, recipes, activist instructions, ideas for gardening, rebellions and personal revolutions - a large number of artists through this book try to guide to a new worldview; One where we are one with the planet. The editors are the Swiss gallery manager Hans Ulrich Obrist and Kostas Stasinopoulos, curator and art historian.
140 Artists' Ideas for Planet Earth features contributions from, among others, Olafur Eliasson, Etel Adnan, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Jane Fonda & Swoon, Judy Chicago, Black Quantum Futurism Collective, Vivienne Westwood, Cauleen Smith, Marina Abramovic, Karrabing Film Collective and many more .
In the book, the artists invite the reader to tear out pages, hang them up at home, draw and scribble, cook, meditate, take the book to your nearest green space.
Hans Ulrich Obrist (b. 1968, Zurich, Switzerland) is artistic director of the Serpentine Galleries in London and has several hundred curations behind him. Kostas Stasinopoulos is associate curator, also at the Serpentine Galleries.
Dimensions: H: 18.2 x W: 11.2 x D. 2.2 cm
Author: Hans Ulrich Obrist and Kostas Stasinopoulos
Publisher: Penguin UK