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The Apocalypse Project: Imagined Futures

Tomorrow, April 25, The Mind Museum will open a special exhibition that will make one think about his relationship with planet Earth. 


We cannot deny the fact that the future becomes even more uncertain with the dreading changes that happen in our world today. 

The big question for us is, "Are we ready to become defenders of the future?" This is the challenge that the Mind Museum invites us to take on. Thus, they present The Apocalypse Project
The Apocalypse Project is a speculative design research inquiry that explores our possible lifestyles as climate change continues to affect the planet. It is a creative platform that asks specific questions about our environmental futures. 
It aims to empower the public to embrace climate change as a personal challenge through the following exhibit areas:
  • T.E.M.P.S (The Ephemeral Marvels Perfume Store) presents: The Smell Bar of Vanishing Scents
  • Climate Change Couture: Volume 2, Manila
  • The Fadelist: Tracks of Endangered Sounds
  • The Climatoscope: Futurescapes of Planet Earth
  • The Planetary Poetry Board

Catherine Sarah Young is the artist behind this project which began as part of the 2013 Art Science Residency Programme in partnership with the ArtScience Museum™ at Marina Bay Sands, Tembusu College National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Singapore-ETH Centre’s Future Cities Laboratory. She is currently in Manila as the artist-in-residence of The Mind Museum expanding the project. 

Here's something to make you more excited: 
If you are available on opening day tomorrow, April 25, you are also encouraged to participate in a special MISSION APOCALYPSE activity. To further enhance the exhibition experience, guests with tickets can go on a scavenger hunt mission throughout the museum’s exhibits. The first 500 participants to complete all tasks of the mission get an Apocalypse Badge as Commander of the Apocalypse, defender of the future.

To know more about the event, you may visit the official website or contact The Mind Museum: 
THE MIND MUSEUM AT TAGUIG | A Project of Bonifacio Art Foundation, Inc.
Tel: (632) 9096480 | Fax: (632) 9096461 | Mobile: (0917) 546-2336

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