PRESENTING PARTNER: Pasadena Arts Council

AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY is proud to welcome artist/researcher Theun Karelse to SPHAERAE, with a talk entitled Mapping the Edible Landscape.

Capacity is limited. We are offering limited priority seating, please RSVP to reserve guaranteed admission. Limit 2 per person. The remaining seats are offered on a first come, first served basis.

Theun Karelse is an artist, researcher based in Amsterdam. Since 2004 he is a member of the post-disciplinary laboratory FoAM which is aimed at growing resilient and holistic cultures. In recent years his focus has been on field experiments in frontline ecology and urban landscapes. He reports on the intertwining of data systems and natural systems at

During the development of Boskoi an open source smartphone application for navigating the edible landscape and mapping wild food sources, it became clear that mobile technologies were opening up new toolkits for citizen science and for networks between humans and their living environment. They have added to a newly forming branch of the anthropocene; the intertwining of data and media technologies with the ecosphere. This talk will explore such edible landscapes and augmented ecologies.

Visit Theun Karelse’s website: