Imaginable Worlds: Art, Crisis, and Global Futures

Serendipity Arts Foundation is very pleased to announce its publication in collaboration with the Smart Museum of Art, Chicago – “Imaginable Worlds: Art, Crisis, and Global Futures” is a collection of essays offering a creative look at crises past, present, future, and speculative.

Starting with the shared experience of crisis brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic and a planet sieged by disaster, Imaginable Worlds transforms tragedy into a framework for research and art, imagining a shared world beyond a global experience of emergency. Inviting fresh creative looks at crises past, imminent, immediate, and speculative, Imaginable Worlds considers questions of survival and invites us to imagine new modes of sensing, knowing, and dwelling. Produced by the Smart Museum of Art and the Projects/Processes essay collection series, an initiative launched by the Serendipity Arts Foundation in New Delhi, this volume brings together the voices of artists, authors, and public intellectuals from a range of fields and locations.

The book features contributions by Trina Nileena Banerjee, Leticia Bernaus, Amitesh Grover, Uzodinma Iweala, Patrick Jagoda, Meena Kandasamy, Siyanda Mohutsiwa, Ho Tzu Nyen, Ashlyn Sparrow, Jeet Thayil, and Suraj Yengde. The book is edited by Orianna Cacchione, Nandita Jaishankar and Arushi Vats.

To place an order, please visit the following link to buy Imaginable Worlds.