Decolonizing Nature: Contemporary Art and the Politics of Ecology
T. J. Demos
Paperback: 296 pages
Publisher: Sternberg Press, 2016
Product Dimensions: 14.7 x 1.8 x 20.8 cm
While ecology has received little systematic attention within art history, its visibility and significance has grown worldwide in relation to the pressing threats of climate change, global warming, and environmental destruction. By engaging artists’ widespread aesthetic and political engagement with environmental conditions and processes around the globe-looking at cutting-edge theoretical, political, and cultural developments in the Global South and North-Decolonizing Nature offers a significant and original contribution to the intersecting fields of art history, ecology, visual culture, geography, and environmental politics.