Elaine Gan

  • Curator

Elaine Gan is art director of Aarhus University Research on the Anthropocene (AURA). Her research lies at the intersection between art, environmental anthropology, and science studies, and appears in collaborative projects with multispecies ethnographers of Matsutake Worlds Research Group, in journals that include Third Text, Social Text, and Environmental Humanities, and in two forthcoming books on art and political ecology with media arts collective, World of Matter (Sternberg Press, 2015 and Gaia Project/Cornerhouse, 2015). Her art projects have been exhibited in the U.S., Europe, and Australia. With Anna Tsing, Nils Bubandt, and Heather Swanson, she is co-editor of a forthcoming book, "Anthropocene: Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet” (Island Press).