Jamie Allen is a researcher, artist, designer and teacher, interested in what technologies teach us about who we are as individuals, cultures and societies. He likes to make things with his head and hands, having been an electronics engineer, a polymer chemist and an exhibition designer with the American Museum of Natural History NYC. He lectures, publishes and exhibits worldwide mostly in collaboration with individuals and institutions that acknowledge how central friendship, passion and love are to knowledge practices like art and research.
This workshop addressed archives as related to overlapping sites of nature/culture, climate change, deep time, and the built environment. The following texts and visual materials offer insight into individual participants’ research on