John Hansard Gallery, Southampton: Weather Reports, public seminar

May 29, 2024

Blending embodied experience, data practices, and aesthetic production, this seminar aims to better our understanding of climate change through the medium of wind.


2pm Weather Reports: Welcome, Introductions & Overview Professor Ryan Bishop & Professor Jussi Parikka

2.15pm Weather patterns, climate footprints Dr Sasha Engelmann for open-weather

2.45pm How and where we sense the wind Dr Elizabeth Kent

3.15pm What’s past is prologue: a 250+ year series of storminess for the English Channel Dr Richard Corne

3.45 – 4pm Break

4pm The leaf in the background, the background is wind Dr Abelardo Gil-Fournier

4.30pm Elemental chiasmus: three aeolian lessons Dr Maximilian Gregor Hepach & Professor Birgit Schneider

5pm Live Performance: An Island of Sound Dr J.R. Carpenter & Dr Jules Rawlinson

5.30 – 6.30pm Drinks