Fidel Thomet

Researcher
Portrait of Fidel Thomet
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Fidel Thomet

Fidel is an interaction designer, researcher, and media artist. He is part of the Amazonia Future Lab project at the Urban Complexity Lab and teaches design at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin.

Sessions

Xingu Entangled

Fidel Thomet, Nadia Zeissig

Summary
The indigenous communities of the Upper Xingu recognise objects, places, events, organisms, and spiritual actors as intertwined entities that form entangled lifeworlds. How can we overcome artefact-centric museal practices and disciplinary boundaries to adequately represent indigenous perspectives?
Installation
English
Off Stage