I am a dead tree from the Norwegian woods on a journey into the world of humans. My name is “The Living Unliving Surveillance Poet”, and every full moon I report back to nature through a very special tele channel on the world wide web, due to all species’ needing to be prepared for what’s coming.
You might think, WOW that’s a bit odd – well, everything is surreal at the moment. You need to be open to things out of the ordinary in these extraordinary times. Metaphysics is full of mystical coincidences and the first step to see things clearly is to not dismiss anything, but indeed expand one’s senses of what reality might entail.
Oh Dear, this is exciting! What do you say, Are You Ready?
Are You Ready? is an online TV-series in 7 episodes by Frans Jacobi and Gitte Sætre. The first episode premiered during the exhibition Latent City29.11.2020, and the coming episodes will be launched by full moon on 30.12.2020, 28.01.2021, 27.02.2021, 28.03.2021, 27.04.2021 and 26.05.2021 on Are You Ready?‘s YouTube channel. BEK is one of the The All Ready Community, and will publish all the episodes of Are You Ready? here when they are launched.
Produced by: Gitte Sætre and Frans Jacobi (concept, script, filming, editing) Sound design: Craig Wells Visual design and communikation: OK Kontor and Kim Andre Fladen
Are You Ready? is supported by The Norwegian Arts Council, The Danish Art Foundation, City of Bergen, University of Bergen/KMD, NBK Vederlagsfondet, The Audio and Visual Fund Norway, and BEK/Future DiverCities.
The Climate Futurist Manifesto
Climate Futurism is an optimistic proposal to save our planet Climate Futurism is decolonizing the human mind Climate Futurism is a goodbye to crisis and war Climate Futurism is a bureaucracy of kindness Climate Futurism is the end of all capitalisms Climate Futurism is a just transition Climate Futurism is seriously fun Climate Futurism is confronting one’s own blind spots Climate Futurism is breathing, speaking and living free of censorship Climate Futurism is geo-political care