What is natural? How do we perceive nature, and what is our relationship with it as human beings in the twenty-first century? Can we create “surrogates” to understand nature, and is art one of the best ways of doing so? South African artist Ruby Swinney and Dutch artists Persijn Broersen & Margit Lukács, Melanie Bonajo, and Inge Meijer contribute their suggestions, observations and visions.
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Image credits: Melanie Bonajo, Night Soil - Nocturnal Gardening, 2016, full HD single channel video film, 49 minutes, Courtesy the artist and AKINCI