What’s Next forEarth’s is a Community Art Project to reflect on the Covid19 period and to re-invent the future. Normal was the problem.
@WhatsNextForEarth’s fourth project is “Convergence”.
The inspiration for the Resilience Art Call comes from an article posted on the MAHB website: ‘Resilience, the Global Challenge and the Human Predicament’ by Michael Lerner
[…] We face a perfect storm of environmental, social, technological, economic, geopolitical, and other global stressors. These global stressors interact in unpredictable ways. The pace of future shocks is increasing. The prospect for civilizational collapse is real. We need to build meaningful resilience. […]
Michael Lerner is president and co-founder of Commonweal, a 43-year-old nonprofit center in Bolinas, California, with programs in health and healing, education and the arts, and environment and justice.
During the month of July 2020, artists on Instagram were invited to read Michael Lerner’s article, create an art piece, and post it on their Instagram page. A selection of the contributions was posted on What’s Next for Earth’s page. Here are some of them. The contributions are also published on the MAHB Arts Community Page.
Here are some of them: