I am giving a talk at the Chinese Arts Centre in Manchester next Friday evening 24th Feb.
The theme is ‘Life Friendly’, an ongoing research project into positive approaches to art and sustainability.
I have been thinking about sustainability in my practice and though the most obvious issue is food security and the choices we make about what we eat I also want to talk about sustainable practices as an artist interested in community. I am interested in the roles and responsibilities of an artist, particularly as my practice is very process based; collecting information, sharing ideas and building connections and
I hope for it to be a learning experience for me as well as the group and am looking forward to the discussion.
For more information about the event visit http://www.chinese-arts-centre.org/events/alex-wilde-art-food-society/