Aesthetics, Care, and Ecofeminism Yayo Herrero + Care Ecologie.Online public conference
September 14 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Organized by Idensitat + IMARTE Research Group
AESTHETICS, CARE, AND ECOFEMINISM What ecologies? How art is building other ecologies? Art of caring or caring from art?
Lecture by Yayo Herrero that will introduce us to the thoughts and practices of ecofeminism. Based on his ideas, a dialogue will be opened in relation to the concept of care drawn from the lines of work of the Care Ecologies project.
Yayo Herrero: Anthropologist, agricultural engineer, social educator and one of the main voices of ecofeminism. Her research career has focused on criticizing the capitalist development and production model as a threat to the planet and life, research that she combines with activism and collaboration with various media outlets such as eldiario.es.
Care Ecologies is a multifaceted project, focused on different aspects of care, based on a network of cultural devices that work in the fields of artistic production and the promotion of contemporary art, fostering a solid relationship between contemporary artistic practices and space. social.
PROGRAM The interventions will be in English and Spanish, with simultaneous translation from one language to another.
September 14 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 17:00 – 17:15h
Presentation and welcome – Idensitat + IMARTE 17:15 – 17:30h
Presentation of the international European Cooperation project CARE ECOLOGIES – G&A Mamidakis Presentation of the project members and their activities – Idensitat (Barcelona), G&A Mamidakis (Athens), WHW (Zagreb), State of Concept (Athens), Center for New Media and Feminist Public Practice (University of Thessaly).
17:30 – 18:15h Presentation: Yayo Herrero.
18:15 – 19:00h Debate between the different participants and open to attendees, and closing of the session
Online public event, organized by Idensitat in collaboration with the IMARTE Research Group (University of Barcelona), within the framework of the CARE ECOLOGIES project, a European cooperation project carried out jointly with the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation – What, How & for Whom / WHW – Idensitat – State of Concept Athens – Centre for New Media and Feminist Public Practices. Co-financed by Creative Europe.