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We Live In Explosive Times

The Empty Set - We Live in Explosive Times. Image Courtesy of The Emply SetThe Empty Set - We Live in Explosive Times. Image Courtesy of The Emply Set
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Tuesday, Apr. 14 8:00 PM Cancelled

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Performance

4/14, 8pm
University of Houston Technology Bridge, Building #14
5000 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77023

We live in explosive times. The act of destruction is a spectator sport. {the empty set} is a collaboration conceived to examine this phenomenon, engaging with the political, environmental and social acts of destruction that are consuming our current moment. Using the explosion as a visual medium, {the empty set} aims to illuminate our paradoxical desire to detonate our own futures and revel in its sublime collapse.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

{the empty set} is an Australian collaboration that examines the phenomena of the explosion, engaging with the political, environmental and social acts of destruction that are consuming our current moment. Using the explosion as a visual medium, {the empty set} aims to illuminate our paradoxical desire to detonate our own futures and revel in its sublime collapse.

Sara Morawetz is an interdisciplinary artist whose work explores the processes that underpin scientific action.

Emily Parsons-Lord creates art that exists at the fringes of natural sciences, and politics, she transforms research into poetic artworks that can be inhaled, disappeared, or melt before your eyes.

NOTES

There is no late entry to this performance, so please plan to arrive 30 minutes before start time. The audience will be standing for the duration of this brief performance. 

Duration: 30 minutes.

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