» Critical Zones « exhibition at ZKM Karlsruhe Closing ceremony

» Scattering : The Beginning of a New Adventure «

The exhibition » Critical Zones « : Observatories for Earthly Politics run at the ZKM, Karlsruhe from Saturday 24 July 2020 to Sunday 9 January 2022. The exhibition has come to an end with a closing ceremony hold on Sunday at 6 pm.
The ceremony ” Scattering, the Beginning of a New Adventure ” was entertained by Barbara Kiolbassa, Bettina Korittenberg, Chantal & Bruno Latour as well as Peter Weibel and Jérôme Gaillardet.
Nearly 200 participants from all over the planet attended this closing ceremony. The final note of the exhibition was marked by the discovery of the Critical Zone music, created by the composer Jean-Pierre Seyvos and performed by the group “Les Epopées” in the chapel Saint-Vincent de Paul. A tangle of notes and words with the reading of texts and poems on the Critical Zone by Bruno Latour and Jérôme Gaillardet plunged all of us into an emotional and joyful moment.
A ” scattering event “, as Chantal and Bruno Latour tell us, to underline that the exhibition had a beginning and today an end, the ceremony giving a new opportunity to talk about the Critical Zone, this Critical Zone that makes us ever more aware and more attentive to the world we live in.
Scattering, getting lost, finding new ways of exploring the Critical Zone and find another entry in the question of ecology “.
The doors of the exhibition are closing today but the Critical Zone concept keeps on spreading out around the world and this is only the beginning of a new adventure.

The replay of the closing ceremony : https://cloud.zkm.de/index.php/s/FQ7rpkswFCJ5Kkc

More news

Events

2nd OZCAR Summer School

The second OZCAR summer school will take place from 4th to 8th July 2022 at the Séolane site in Barcelonnette. Under the title “Draw me an observatory”, the school’s aim is focused on the matter of the ideal Critical Zone Observatory. Following the overview of various disciplines of the Critical Zone and their interrelationships presented […]

22.02.2022

Events

2nd OZCAR Summer School

OZCAR RI goes on with its training cycle on the Critical Zone and organises the 2nd OZCAR Summer School. It will take place from 4 to 9 July 2022 in Séolane, Barcelonnette. This school is going a step forward followin the presentation of the different disciplines composing the science of the Critical Zone (hydrology, hydrogeology, […]

20.12.2021

Call for proposals

Call for project OZCAR: Transversal Themes

The OZCAR research infrastructure offers funding for unifying research themes. These themes are not limited to the natural sciences but could extend to the humanities and social sciences. These federating transversal themes of OZCAR RI will be discussed at the next OZCAR annual days in 2022 (Monday 7 to Thursday 10 March, Domaine Lou Capitelle, […]

23.11.2021

Search