Amar Kanwar IHME Helsinki Commission 2022
In light of recent developments concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19), events, exhibitions and talks are subject to change.
The IHME Helsinki Commission 2022 entitled Learning from Doubt by Amar Kanwar is an online ten-week educational course. The course is based on and emerges from the art installation and exhibition The Sovereign Forest by Kanwar. Lessons learned from experiments about ecological sustainability with a unique seed bank in the state of Odisha, India and the experiences gained during the making and exhibiting of The Sovereign Forest are integrated into the course. The course will be taught online through films, readings, podcasts, and live interactive sessions with the artist. Some of the films will also be shown in a physical location in Helsinki.