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ARTLandish | The Provisional City, Utah Symposium in Science and Literature

Presented by Utah Museum of Fine Arts at Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City UT

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Apr 12 - 14 2017
ARTLandish | The Provisional City, Utah Symposium in Science and Literature

If we accept that human beings are part of nature, not separate from it, how do we bring human nature to bear in a positive way on our built environment?

Humans are builders and like many species—birds, beavers, ants, even plants—we believe we shape the world around us to fit our needs. Or do we? If we accept that human beings are part of nature, not separate from it, how do we bring human nature to bear in a positive way on our built environment?

The symposium will bring together poet Cole Swensen, biologist John Marzluff, and visual-environmental artist Mel Chin to consider these questions.

The UMFA is proud to co-present and host the

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Contact Whitney Reid at whitney.reid@utah.edu or 801.581.7237.

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