Graduate Lecture Series

Christina Della Giustina: you are variations: a preliminary résumé

Graduate Lecture Series

This event is presented in partnership with swissnex San Francisco

Christina Della Giustina was born in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. She works as a transdisciplinary artist in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Christina studied Philosophy, Art History and Linguistics at University Zürich and Fine Art and Political Theory at Jan van Eyck Academy Maastricht. She lectures at Fine Art’s BA and MA departments at University of the Arts Utrecht, and is about to complete her practice-based PhD in Fine Art at Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, UK.

you are variations is a transdisciplinary research that explores more-than-human encounters with trees as political ecology understanding the sonic as a medium of and for relationality. 

The research addresses a vital, urgent and intricate matter of concern:
Can we learn to listen to a tree?
And if our listening becomes relational, do trees listen to us?

The project reveals that listening as ‘active tuning in’ leads to a new we, /wiː/, an inclusive ‘tree ecology’.

To join, please register via the Zoom link here.

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Christina Della Giustina: You Are Variations: A Preliminary Résumé
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