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Nahum

Artist (MEX)

Internationally renowned artist described by VICE Media as “a truly visionary artist who is creating new views of how we should get closer to our planet and the universe we inhabit”. He has developed cultural and artistic projects with ESA, NASA, Roscosmos and SpaceX. Nahum was the first artist to be recognised as a Young Space Leader by the International Astronautical Federation for his contributions to astronautics and space exploration. He is an Adjunct Faculty member at the International Space University where he lectures about art and creativity in space activities. Nahum has presented his work alongside Nobel Laureates and international leaders in the fields of technology, science and culture. Nahum is a member of the BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Network and a Board Member of SpaceEU, an initiative to foster a more inclusive space community in Europe.

 

Talk: Orbital Poetics

A rose on the Moon and the whisper of a forgotten memory. Fire, undisclosed letters and a parliamentary session with poets and dancers. Orbital Poetics is an ever-changing performance talk by Nahum where he shares and remixes his artistic work with his research and inspirations. This talk features video works, stories, music and illusionism to share his views on art and space exploration.

10 NOVEMBER