Members Directory

You can find all ClimateCultures Members listed here – Artists, Curators, Researchers and Others.

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Adam Ledger
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artistic director interested in how art practices can bring empowering messages about climate, and a senior lecturer in Drama and Theatre Arts (University of Birmingham).

Andrea Carr

A designer and scenographer, and cofounder of Terabac and of EcoStage Pledge, an online initiative to promote sustainability amongst theatre practitioners.

Andrew Baldwin

A professor of Geography (Durham University), exploring how ‘climate change’ is a form of power shaping who we are and how we act in the world.

Andrew Styan

An emerging new media artist whose artistic strategies for understanding natural processes reflect previous research as a metallurgist and lifelong interests in nature, photography and science.

Anne Krinsky

A visual artist, working across analogue and digital media, fascinated by the ways built and natural structures change over time, exploring the ephemeral nature of wetlands.

Anne-Marie Culhane

An artist, educator, activist and collaborator across disciplines creating events, performances and projects that invite people into enquiring relationships with each other and the land.

Arran Stibbe

A reader in Ecological Linguistics (University of Gloucestershire), writer on language, reconnection with nature, the stories we live by, and founder of the International Ecolinguistics Association.

Ayesha Tansey

An actor, creative producer and founding member of company HOAX, who blend text, physical theatre and comedy to give voice to social and ecological issues.

Beckie Leach

An artist, teacher and storyteller creating experiences for participation with the natural environment, and training as a facilitator in deep listening and the work that reconnects.

Becky Burchell

A creater and producer of arts events that encourage sustainability and positive responses to the challenges of environmental threats and climate change.

Ben Twist

Director of Creative Carbon Scotland, supporting the essential role of arts and culture in transformational change to a sustainable future, and a researcher exploring behaviour change.

Beth Barlow

A socially engaged artist working with Transition Northwich to develop creative actions to rethink waste and who has taught sustainable development to those struggling in school.

Brit Griffin

Author of two near-future cli-fi novels and a writer of poetic/story musings, whose interests lay in reconciling with non-humans and exploring the human/creature boundaries.

Camilla Cancantata

A composer, improviser and performer who is currently focused on work with Terabac, composing songs about bugs and devising music inspired by the language of pheromones.

Carrie Etter

A poet and teacher exploring the effects of climate change, and Reader in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University.

Chantal Bilodeau

A playwright and translator whose work focuses on the intersection of science, policy, art, and climate change, and co-organizer of Climate Change Theatre Action.

Chris Fremantle

A researcher and producer working across health and environments / ecologies, and creator of ecoartscotland.

Chris Sandom

A biologist with a research focus on Rewilding and an interest in applying its concepts to integrate human and ecological systems for the benefit of all.

Claire Dean

A writer, editor, performer, project-maker and researcher exploring ways of bringing together traditional story forms and science communication with a focus on ecological wonder tales.

Clare Best

A poet whose subjects include landscape, environment and human activity in place, collaborating with a visual artist to explore hidden and mysterious bodies of water.

Clare Crossman

A poet with a background in theatre, collaborations with an illustrator and a songwriter, and practical and creative engagements with local landscapes and nature.

Clare Martynski

A PhD researcher exploring the ways in which encounters with interactive art may offer us different ways of knowing climate change.

Clare Redfern

An editor of Green Christian and organiser of an environment group, using films, music and poetry to communicate climate change and motivate group formation.

Cormac Walsh

An environmental geographer interested in coastal management and nature conservation in times of a changing climate, with a current focus on the Wadden Sea coast.

Dan Harvey

A sculptor and photographer whose time-based work often reflects scientific and environmental concerns and reveals an intrinsic bias towards process and event.

Daniel Bye

A writer and performer of work for theatre, wrestling down big ideas about the world until they're small enough for us all to swallow.

Darragh Martin

A writer of plays and children’s books who's involved in climate activism as a divestment campaigner, member of “BP or not BP?” and an occasional mermaid.

David Thorpe
is a ClimateCultures Author

A novelist, scriptwriter and writer of comics and graphic novels, as well as a non-fiction writer on carbon-free energy and sustainable development.

Deborah Mason
is a ClimateCultures Author

A multi-disciplinary artist and cultural activist interested in equality, diversity, inclusion, environment, climate-change and society.

Deborah Tomkins

A writer of long and short fiction and articles, who started writing about climate change to answer the question – ‘How, really, will it be?’

Ellie Mawby

An artist whose drawings and mixed-media textiles illustrate the visibility and invisibility of air pollution and toxic particles we can’t see but are still very present.

Emelie Fälton

A researcher interested in environmental humanities, focusing on tourism discourses about nature and its ethical values.

Emma Howell

A writer, mainly for children and young people, who is passionate about engaging people with climate change and the beauty of the natural world.

Emma Welton

A composer and performer driven by a desire to respond to global climate concerns, using recordings of electricity generation, combined with live instruments and tools.

Fi Brown

A writer and photographer, using these to inform, educate, discuss, and make people think about the world around us and our impact upon it.

Flavia Bertram

A physical theatre performer and director and founding member of HOAX, specialising in concrete pipe dreams and provocative contemporary work.

Gabriel Gbadamosi

A poet, playwright, essayist, broadcaster and novelist whose latest climate change work is the near-future live performance for radio re-broadcast [sic] of ‘Ireland has struck oil!‘

Hayley Harrison

A visual artist who paints and draws onto discarded plastic bags, packaging and paper, and is exploring an intrinsic connection towards nature that we have lost.

Helen Chatterjee

A professor of Biology (University College London) whose research focuses on natural and cultural value and the impact of environmental change on biodiversity.

Helena Paul

A poet, writer, performer and musician working on tropical forests and land rights, oil extraction, biological diversity, patents on life, biofuels, climate change and much more.

Hilary Jennings

A freelance project manager, Director of the Happy Museum Project, investigating how the museum sector can respond to the challenge of creating a more sustainable future.

Iain Biggs

An independent artist, teacher and researcher interested in place seen through the lens of Felix Guattari's ecosophy, working extensively on ‘deep mapping’, other projects and publications.

Inês Marques

A researcher focused on subjects that connect science and design fields and have deep critical and social impact, such as sustainability, culture, heritage and education.

Isabel Thomas

A postgraduate student researching ecomusicology and ecospiritual music, and a singer and musician exploring ecological themes.

Jaime Moreno Tejada

A historical geographer interested in the history of modernity and modern spaces, studying modernity in transnational perspective, geographical frontiers and the nature/culture divide.

Jaime Robles

A writer and visual artist who has created several environmental poetry installations and collaborated on a dance–poem juxtaposing the natural world and the city in movement.

James Murray-White
is a ClimateCultures Author

A writer and film maker linking art forms to dialogue around climate issues, who produced a weekend Festival of Change in Cambridge with NGO Pivotal.

James Roberts

A poet, essayist and artist, and founder and art director of Zoomorphic, a creative hub celebrating and defending wildlife and the more than human world.

Jennifer Ahern

A multi-disciplinary artist using plastic to create work highlighting its impact on the environment and the vast amounts of it created, used and discarded every day.

Jennifer Leach
is a ClimateCultures Author

A writer and performer and Director of Outrider Anthems, an arts company that seeks to change hearts and minds through creativity.

Jo Matthews

An artist, producer and researcher whose practice is embedded in long-term research and fieldwork, developing a body of work concerned with fear and isolation within society.

Jon Randall
is a ClimateCultures Author

A freelance film and performance maker using documentary to bear witness to the unique stories of people and places, identity and landscape

Jonathan Dove

A composer who, since an Arctic voyage 'wake-up call' with Cape Farewell, has written two operas relating to climate change and an orchestral work, Gaia Theory.

Julia Marques
is a ClimateCultures Author

A researcher interested in climate change theatre and the intersection between the arts and environmentalism / climate change science.

Julien Masson
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artist whose works are all, in some way, related to technology and our relation with it and wishes to expand notions of what is art.

Justina Hart
is a ClimateCultures Author

A poet, short story writer and performer, and a fledgling singer-songwriter whose first song is an offshoot from her poetry commission from Weatherfronts 2016.

Kate Honey

A composer interested in ritual and collective expression as a way of responding to climate change, using poetry to connect the issues with the human condition. 

Katherine Pogson

An artist and PhD student using the life cycles and movements of moths to investigate how we can reconnect with the other-than-human through materials and making.

Ken Eklund
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artist whose immersive what-if storymaking games explore real-world issues through collaborative play to bring possible futures into clearer focus, and imagine positive action

Kristina Lomas

A researcher helping arts and cultural organisations to improve their environmental and energy management and understand their inter-dependencies and relationships with natural and human made systems.

Laura Coleman
is a ClimateCultures Author

A researcher investigating the role of arts venues in the context of climate change, and Founder of ONCA, a gallery and performance space inspiring positive action. 

Laura Donkers

An artist-researcher who develops interpretive and participatory positions within the community, contributes to eco-social actions, and creates interactive artworks to disseminate the community's embodied knowledge.

Linda Gordon
is a ClimateCultures Author

An environmental artist making temporary works in the landscape as a way of re-connecting with life’s endless processes and essential unity and sharing this with others.

Lisa Lucero
is a ClimateCultures Author

A professor of Anthropology focusing on how Maya and other societies dealt with climate change: the emergence and demise of political power, ritual and water management.

Lisa Matthews

A poet, research student and sci-art practitioner, interested in practitioner-led discourse and new collaborations to take her Rachel Carson-focused work to events, festivals and conferences.

Lola Perrin 
is a ClimateCultures Author

A composer, pianist and collaborator on keyboard conversations about climate change with economists, lawyers, scientists, artists and other thinkers across the world.

Lucy Davies

A Creative Climate Leader, and Executive Producer at London's Royal Court, Chair of London Theatre Consortium and Chair of Trustees for Clod Ensemble

Lucy Stevens

An artist who examines acoustic ecology through field recording, digital illustration, performance and printmaking, to interpret bird vocalisations, celebrate nature and promote wildlife conservation.

Madeleine Fagan

An assistant professor in Politics and International Studies (Warwick University) whose research explores ethical theory in the context of apocalyptic narratives of climate change.

Mark Goldthorpe
is a ClimateCultures Author

An independent researcher, project and events manager, and writer on environmental and climate change issues - investigating, supporting and delivering cultural and creative responses.

Mark Nash-Williams

A vicar of a remote rural parish, exploring how communities can become resilient and sustainable in the face of climate change.

Martin Mahony

A human geographer interested in the contemporary politics of climate change, how future atmospheres are imagined, constructed, represented and contested and historical geographies of environmental knowledge-making.

Mary Eighteen
is a ClimateCultures Author

An abstract artist and painter whose work addresses the anoxic in relation to human responsibility and far reaching ecological scenarios impacting the ocean.

Mary Woodbury
is a ClimateCultures Author

A fiction writer, researcher and curator of websites exploring ecology in fiction and providing ecoliterature resources for writers.

Mat Osmond
is a ClimateCultures Author

A visual artist, writer and essayist whose work's central question is what ecological recovery requires of us, faced with anthropogenic mass-extinction.

Mita Solanky

An artist whose practice reconnects the human body with nature in the context of our synthetic tech-driven environments and deteriorating relationship with the natural environment.

Mona Kastell

An ecoscenographer, community artist, ethical textile accessories crafter, and body painter, with a strong interest in social and ecological conscious design.

Nadine Andrews

A researcher, coach, facilitatior and consultant with cultural, arts and heritage organisations, specialising in creative nature-based and mindfulness-based approaches.

Nancy Campbell
is a ClimateCultures Author

A writer and book artist with a particular interest in the polar regions and water conservation.

Nick Comer-Calder

A media professional who has set up The ClimateMedia Net to encourage writers, producers and commissioning editors to develop popular content on climate change.

Nick Hunt
is a ClimateCultures Author

A fiction and non-fiction writer and editor for the Dark Mountain network of writers, artists and thinkers who've stopped believing the stories our civilisation tells itself.

Nicole Barton

An organiser for Cambridge Carbon Footprint, especially interested in increasing understanding of and demonstrating the circular economy.

Oliver Raymond-Barker
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artist using photography in its broadest sense - analogue and digital process, natural materials and camera-less methods of image making - to explore our relationship to nature.

Ottavia Virzi
is a ClimateCultures Author

A set and costume designer focusing on sustainability, heritage crafts and social history, and associate artist with Art Rise Up, a group merging art and activism.

Paul Allen
is a ClimateCultures Author

A renewable energy technologies expert, leading the Zero Carbon Britain research at the Centre for Alternative Technology.

Paul Michael Henry

A performance maker whose dance, music, ritual and writing deal with love, neglect of body, destruction of environment and atrophy of soul in consumerist society.

Pippa Heylings

A professional, bridging the science-policy-practice divide, with 30 years experience in intercultural dialogue in environment and climate change, and an amateur theatre director for community conservation.

Rebecca Chesney
is a ClimateCultures Author

A visual artist interested in the relationship between humans and nature, how we perceive, romanticise and translate the landscape and our influence on the environment.

Renata Tyszczuk

An academic and artist exploring global environmental change and provisionality in architectural thinking and practice, who convenes the Culture and Climate Change research and engagement framework.

Rib Davis

A freelance writer, oral historian and community engagement worker now very much focused on writing about climate change in an accessible way, through comedy and documentary.

Robert Woodford

An artist creating interactive musical work on planetary boundaries and Director of the Deep Time Walk project.

Robynne Limoges
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artist who uses photography in a search for illumination, playing out the metaphysical question of just how little light is required to dispel darkness.

Roger Turner

An historian of air studying how humans have tried to understand the atmosphere, working with media and museums to tell compelling stories grounded in archival documents.

Ruth Garde
is a ClimateCultures Author

An independent writer and curator working at the intersection between the arts and science and a lover of landscape, space and psychogeography.

Sabina Sallis

A researching, collaborating, exhibiting artist and curator, using video, drawing, performance, sculpture and narrative that interweave fact and fiction to explore possible sustainable futures.

Salli Hipkiss
is a ClimateCultures Author

A writer, artist and educator, producing picture books, a novel and songs, with a background teaching and facilitating arts and sustainability with schools and communities.

Sally Moss

An editor, writer, researcher and activist exploring the cultural shift required to live regeneratively and adapt well to the Anthropocene.

Sarah Dry
is a ClimateCultures Author

A writer and historian of science interested in how narrative can create a bridge between people who hold different values about climate change.

Sarah Hymas

A poet, performer and artistbook maker focusing on the sea, its ecosystems and its interdependence with people, and the impacts of climate change and pollution.

Sarah Thomas
is a ClimateCultures Author

A non-fiction writer and documentary maker inspired by dwelling, working and walking in the land and stories of the people who are a part of it.

Scarlet Hall
is a ClimateCultures Author

An artist who co-creates spaces of naming, questioning, healing and desiring in dedication to humans and non-humans who experience intimately the violent consequences of our disconnect.

Shamini Holloway

A researcher, film maker and festival manager creating strategies to deliver sustainability through the arts and research ways to disseminate education in an entertaining way.

Shruti Shiva

An architect, sustainable designer and writer interested in the medium of text, exploring the repercussions of climate change through the lens of calculations, designs and technicalities.

Stephen Peake

A senior lecturer in Environmental Technologies (Open University), writer and performer of playful attempts at disrupting our relationship with climate change: science, psychology and surreal dance.

Stuart Capstick

A social scientist researching communication and public understanding of climate change, with a background in psychology and interest in creative and artistic approaches to climate change.

Susan Richardson

A poet, performer, educator and editor whose work engages a range of environmental issues including wildlife conservation and climate change.

Veronica Sekules
is a ClimateCultures Author

An art curator, educator and writer with a background in the environmental movement, who has created GroundWork Gallery to showcase art and campaign for the environment.

Vicky Long

An artist and producer with substantial experience of producing creative work about environmental change.

Wallace Heim
is a ClimateCultures Author

A researcher and writer on performance and ecology, investigating how one ‘hears’ enmeshed dimensions of the human and other-than-human and the sonic languages of place.