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Tuesday
10am - 5pm
Wednesday
10am - 5pm
Thursday
10am - 5pm
Friday
10am - 5pm
Saturday
10am - 5pm
Sunday
12pm - 5pm

Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-5pm
Sunday, 12pm - 5pm.
The gallery and cafe are closed on Mondays.

Future Knowledge: A Reading List

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From adventures in the anthropocene to cutting-edge architecture inspired by nature, our latest reading list draws from the art projects, research and theory behind our exhibition, Future Knowledge (22 September – 28 October 2018). A selection of these titles will be available to purchase in the Modern Art Oxford Shop and on display for reference in our Piper Gallery.

 

As Spaces Fold, Companions Meet (2017)
Eline McGeorge

 

PostCapitalism: A Guide to Our Future (2015)
Paul Mason

 

Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made (2014)
Gaia Vince

 

Tania Kovats (2010)
Jeremy Millar and Philip Hoare

 

Carpe Diem Regained: The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day (2017)
Roman Krznaric

 

Nature [Documents of Contemporary Art] (2012)
Jeffrey Kastner

 

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (2015)
Naomi Klein

 

Torti Gallas + Partners, Architects of Community (2017)
By John Francis Torti, Thomas M. Gallas and Cheryl A. O’Neill

 

The Oldest Living Things in the World (2014)
Rachel Sussman, featuring essays by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Carl Zimmer

 

Social Forms: A Short History of Political Art (2018)
Christian Viveros-Fauné

 

Building to Educate, School Architecture & Design (2018)
Sibylle Kramer

 

Raising a Forest (2018)
Thibaud Herem

 

The Book of Trees (2018)
Piotr Socha and Wojciech Grajkowski

 

Do Disrupt: Change the Status Quo. Or Become It (2013)
Mark Shayler

 

Civilization: The Way We Live Now (2018)
Holly Roussell and William Ewing

 

Biomimicry in Architecture (2011)
Michael Pawlyn

 

Biomorphic Structures: Architecture Inspired by Nature (2017)
Asterios Agkathidis

 

Last Diamonds (2017)
Francesco Bosso

 

The Future: A Very Short Introduction (2017)
Jennifer Gidley

 

Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence (2016)
Timothy Morton

 

Whole Earth Discipline (2009)
Book by Stewart Brand

 

The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future (2015)
Theodore Zeldin

 

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (2015)
Yuval Noah Harari

 

How to Change the World (The School of Life) (2012)
John-Paul Flintoff and The School of Life

 

The Knowledge Illusion: The myth of individual thought and the power of collective wisdom (2017)
Steven Sloman and Philip Fernbach

 

Do Humankind’s Best Days Lie Ahead? (2016)
Steven Pinker, Matt Ridley, Alain de Botton, Malcolm Gladwell

 

Read more about Future Knowledge here.