Letter to the Crocodilian Wheat Grain: Baroa b. signaling to wheat grain via Bartaku wordings

Lucy Davis (Curator)

Research output: Artistic and non-textual formExhibitionArt in coproductionpeer-review

Abstract

Baroa b. plant signals transduced into a Letter to a wheat grain, found in a crocodile. The letter is engraved on a Bone China Porcelain disk. It is part of a ceremonial burial adjacent to the Svalbard Global Seed Bank as part of The Migrant Ecologies Project Seeding Stories: A Guide to the Interior of a Salt Water Crocodile. June 10, 2019, Platåberget, Spitsbergen (Nor).

Contributors: Bart Vandeput (author), Lucy Davis (curator)
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jun 2019
MoE publication typeF2 Public partial realisation of a work of art
EventAgri/Cultures Seed Links: Conserving Cultural Connections with Seeds - Huset, Longyearbyen, Norway
Duration: 8 Jun 20199 Jun 2019
https://www.seedcultures.com/svalbard-2019#/2019/

Keywords

  • Interspecies dialogue
  • Baroa belaobara

Field of art

  • Contemporary art

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