11 Oct 2014

Natalie Jeremijenko: reinventing environmentalism

From Saturday Morning, 9:10 am on 11 October 2014

Natalie JeremijenkoAustralian-born artist Natalie Jeremijenko, whose work blends engineering, bioscience, art and design, is an Associate Professor in Art at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education & Human Development, New York University.

She is visiting New Zealand to deliver one of the keynote addresses, Reimagining Environmentalism, at the art and science symposium Breaking Ice, in Christchurch (11 October).

She will also visit Wellington to deliver her xLECTURE at the Massey School of Art (12:00pm, 14 October), and speak at the panel discussion, Re-integrating Art, Design and Science for a Future World, at the Royal Society of New Zealand (6:00pm, 14 October).

Here the artist, engineer and "thinker" whose work blends engineering, bioscience, art and design tells Kim Hill about some of her projects.