While geologists and stratigraphers debate the scientific merits of the Anthropocene thesis, culture workers remain precariously exposed to experiences of the planetary upheavals characteristic of our all-too-human epoch. If, as Peter Sloterdijk has suggested, our planet of terrestrial globalization has become a world interior of capital, what are the cartographic and curatorial practices that might respond to the ecologies of excess in this world interior?
E. Turpin & A. Springer (2013). How on earth? Cartography and curatorial practice in the archipelago. An invited lecture and discussion moderated by Margarida Mendes for the launch of Architecture in the Anthropocene, The Barber Shop Project Space, Lisbon, Portugal, Dec 2013.