Theo Reeves-Evison






Theo Reeves-Evison




Events / Talks


2021

Performance Lecture: Seed Casino, Autumn 2021, Loughborough University

Talk: Ecological Futures in the Making: Broadening the Art of Speculation, 3–7 August 2020, STREAMS: Transformative Environmental Humanities, Stockholm. [online]

2020

Symposium Organiser: ‘Speculative Degrowth’, 18 July 2020, Tate Liverpool [Postponed]
Talk: ‘Speculative Degrowth’, 5 May 2020, Inland: Centro de Acercamiento a lo Rural, Madrid [online]


Thoughts Thinking Thoughts: From Systems Ecology to the Financialisation of Nature
, 18 November 2020, Loughborough University [online]


Talk: Patch Dynamics and Infrastructures of Speculation’, 13 January 2020, Memories of the Future, University of Oslo

2019

Talk: Trees with Benefits: Derivative Nature, Neoliberal Conservation, and Contemporary Art’, 2-4 November 2019, The International Association for Environmental Philosophy Twenty-third Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh

Talk: Agrarian Imaginaries and Speculative Cultures of Degrowth’, 12-14 September 2019, Productive Futures: The Political Economy of Science Fiction, Birkbeck, University of London
Talk: ‘Infrastructures of Speculation in Art, Finance and Public Policy’, 2-3 September 2019, Forming the Future: An Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Plymouth
Talk: ‘On Capital’s Watch: Derivative Nature and the Temporal Logic of Biodiversity Credits’, (with Josh Bowsher), 26 June 2019, Risk and Uncertainty in the Anthropocene, Goldsmiths, University of London

Talk: ‘Infrastructures of Speculation in Art, Politics and Green Capitalism’, 27 April 2019, School of Architecture, University of Sheffield
Organiser: ‘Calculative Environments’, 26 February - 9 April 2019, Nottingham Contemporary

Chair: ‘Trauma and Repair’, 17 April 2019, Southbank Centre, London

Talk: Privatised Futures and the Art of Speculation’, 13 February 2019, Studium Generale, Gerrit Rietveld Academie Amsterdam, 
Discussant: ‘Repair Acts’, 7 February 2019, Create, Spike Island, Bristol.
Talk: ‘Social Ecologies of Speculation’, 30 January 2019, Mutating Ecologies in Contemporary Art III, Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona (MACBA)


2018

Talk: ‘Nature in the Bank: Speculative Temporalities, Restoration Ecology and Ecosystem Service Commodities’, (with Josh Bowsher), 6-7 December 2018, Futures of Finance and Society, University of Edinburgh
Talk: ‘The Time Landscapes of Intervention Ecology’, 10-12 September 2018, Manchester Centre for Political Theory Workshops, University of Manchester


2017

Talk: ‘Ludic Surfaces: Camouflage and the Ethico-Aesthetics of Play’, 22-25 June 2017, Performance Philosophy Conference: How does Performance Philosophy Act? Ethos – Ethics – Ethnography, Prague Academy of Performing Arts
Talk: ‘Ethico-Aesthetic Repairs’, 5 June 2017, Midlands 3 Cities Art History Research Day, Barber Institute of Fine Art, University of Birmingham


2015

Conference organiser (with Jon K. Shaw): ‘Fiction as Method: A Conference of Counterfactuals and Virtualities in Art and Culture’, 17 October 2015, Goldsmiths College, University of London
Talk: ‘Deception and Fiction as Forms of World-Making in Contemporary Art’, 25-27 June 2015, F(r)ictions of Art, Freie Universität Berlin


2014

Talk: Ethics at a distance: On Omar Fast’s ‘5,000 Feet is the Best’, 24th May 2014, As Above, So Below: A Colloquium on Drone Culture, University of Lincoln
Talk: ‘A Thousand Paths: Critical and Creative Aspects of Dissimulative Art Practice’,  24-25 April 2014, Critical Practices and Experimentation, University of Copenhagen