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Figuring the Literacy of the Venice Lagoon

Photo: Enrico Fiorese

An interview with Sonia Levy about her artistic research for the S+T+ARTS residency ‘The Future of High Waters: Nature-based Solutions for the Venetian Lagoon’  When artist Sonia Levy applied for the S+T+ARTS residency in TBA21–Academy, together with ecologist Meredith Root…

The Influence of Pollutants on the Adriatic Sea – in conversation with Robertina Šebjanič and Marjan Žitnik

Benthic chamber dissolved oxygen test by Robertina Šebjanič. Photo: Tanja Minarik.

The last time they were interviewed, S+T+ARTS artists-in-residence Robertina Šebjanič and Marjan Žitnik (UR Institute, Dubvronik) were in the middle of their research phase of the project “Zero Pollution Adriatic”, developing a smart underwater reef with sensors to measure the…

The lifecycle of architectural remains – a conversation with Joshua Stein

Last time we spoke, Joshua Stein had recently begun his S+T+ARTS project at the Pistoletto Foundation, which focuses on anthropogenic contributions to the rivers and rice fields of Biella (Italy). A few months later, I interviewed him about the second…

Glaciers as storages of memories of the past – in conversation with Theresa Schubert

Training process of neural networks with glacier images (StyleGAN and VQGAN+CLIP). Courtesy: Theresa Schubert.

What can fluvial systems and glaciers tell us about climate change? And how can we measure the human impact on these complex water networks? During her residency at Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto, Berlin-based artist Theresa Schubert investigated the fluvial systems…

“The artificial creation of wild conditions seems to be very present in the Netherlands.”

A conversation with the Center for Genomic Gastronomy (CGG) about the first phase of their residency. Artists Emma Conley, Cathrine Kramer and Zack Denfeld are currently completing the research phase of their S+T+ARTS4WATER project, focusing on water management and food…

A lived experience of what is there under your feet 

A conversation with Joshua Stein about the first phase of his S+T+ARTS residency.  As the founder of Radical Craft, a research and design studio that combines architecture, art and urbanism, US-based artist Joshua Stein has spent his first few S+T+ARTS4WATER-months…

Manual

This is the manual for using our STARTS4Water internal Journal. Its goals are: Keeping track of progress of STARTS4Water Residencies Networking between Residencies Reflection on research methods and innovativeness  All above should facilitate the reporting phases of the STARTS4Water project The…

STARTS EXPERTS

Bringing together art, technology and science, STARTS4Water aims to tackle one of the most pressing challenges of our times: water management. The project will support artists, researchers, technology experts and other stakeholders in finding a common ground and language to…