Ecology as a theme in contemporary art


27/07/2011 Ecology as a theme in contemporary art

Artists – growers, environmental barometers, public space ecologists…
Ecology as a theme in contemporary art

Lenka Dolanová
Recently, we have seen (in our region as well) increased interest in ecological issues in
contemporary arts. The approaches and projects vary and are not connected in a clearly defined
theory. They differ with respect to tools, aesthetics the subjects the artists deal with, and the
problems they approach. Despite this, however, one can find a common lineage among them, and
label them with the broadened term of ecological art. read more…


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