Diagrams (Radical Cartographies)
Below is a collection of diagrams I have created over the years for various projects. I call these “radical cartographies” as they make visible power and the powerless while simultaneously mapping other models of more equitable world making. The diagrams will be part of a new book project forthcoming in 2023. Click on image to get full size.
Can we rethink anthropocentric models of natural capital and ecosystem services into a more hospitable and symbiotic system?
2021 – ongoing
Proof of Soil
Can we speculate on forms of non-human labor that move between virtual and terrestrial networks to power global financial economies in an actual sustainable way?
Trading Systems: Bio-Economic Fairy Tales
What does it mean to understand nonhuman systems in terms of human behavior? Taking the aftermath of the 2017 Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico as the focal point, these diagrams ask: what might it look like if nonhuman forces could be put in the driver’s seat during reconstruction?
Reversal of Fortune: Garden of Virtual Kinship
In looking at the phenomena of crowdfunding what is really needed to create a true digital commons?