On Becoming Earthlings

Initiated in 2015 in the frame of the Paris Climate Change Conference, On Becoming Earthlings explores the attempts of humans to represent the scales of environmental crisis. The main iterations of the project includes event “The Blackmarket for Useful Knowledge and Non-Knowledge #18” (2015), film commission “North of The Mountain” by Zhou Tao (2019) and exhibition “Seashore Movement” (Taipei Biennial, 2020).

'Blackmarket for Useful Knowledge and Non-Knowledge: On Becoming Earthlings', an event on how to think and live the Anthropocene, Musée de l'Homme, Paris, 2015, ph. Alexis Vettoretti

'North of the Mountain' by Zhou Tao, co-produced by Council, premièred at the artist's solo-show at Times Museum, 2019, ph. Times Museum

On Becoming Earthlings is a project by Council initiated in the frame of the Paris Climate Change Conference and supported by the Foundation Nina and Daniel Carasso.

Cover and top image: Zhou Tao, North of the Mountain, 2019, film still