ANTHROPOCENE

BURTYNSKY BAICHWAL DE PENCIER

An•thro•po•cene
Our current geological epoch, proposed by members of the Anthropocene Working Group and beginning mid-twentieth century, in which humans are the primary cause of permanent planetary change.

16 MAY 2019 – 5 JANUARY 2020

Anthropocene is an art project investigating the indelible human footprint on the Earth through the astounding images of Edward Burtynsky, Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier. Combining photography, film, augmented reality and scientific research, the artists create a multimedia exploration which documents the ways in which humankind has changed the planet, bearing witness to the effects of the human activity on natural processes.

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Photo credit

© Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Admira Photography, Milan / Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto

  • Phosphor Tailings Pond #4, Near Lakeland, Florida, USA 2012 (detail)
  • Coal Mine #1, North Rhine, Westphalia, Germany 2015 (detail)
  • Saw Mills #1, Lagos, Nigeria 2016 (detail)
  • Makoko #2, Lagos, Nigeria 2016 (detail)

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MAST Foundation is an international cultural and philanthropic institution that focuses on art, technology and innovation.
Looking at new generations as the primary target, MAST Foundation promotes the development of creativity and entrepreneurship also cooperating with other institutions, in order to support economic and social growth.

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