Mr Benjamin Pothier
Profiles

Mr Benjamin Pothier

School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

Benjamin Pothier is a French Director and Artist-researcher. PhD research in Arts/Anthropology/Architecture at the Planetary Collegium, CAIIA hub of Plymouth University (UK) Currently a Crew member of Science In The Wild expedition to Ngozumpa Glacier in Nepal in May 2016 > Achievements: - Technical advisor and base Camp Crew member for BENDING HORIZONS EVEREST 2015 Art/Science Expedition (2015) - Grant recipient of the French Norwegian center in Humanities and Social Sciences (2014) for his research in Anthropology, Art History and Architecture - Second Prize Winner , CREATIVE SPARKS / D.I.Y DAYS PARIS 2014 - First French Artist selected for the ARS BIO ARCTICA 2014 residency at Kilpisjärvi’s Biological Station in Lapland, organized by the Finnish Bio Art Society, - First French Artist invited by THE FARM,INC. a New York based cultural organisation, to participate to the ARCTIC CIRCLE RESIDENCY 2013, in the international territory of Svalbard.

Grants & contracts

- Grant recipient of the French Norwegian center in Humanities and Social Sciences (2014) for his research in Anthropology, Art History and Architecture

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Pothier B 2015 '‘A walking Man from the far North’ – art, craft and the emergence of consciousness: A speculative tale' Technoetic Arts 13, (3) 351-358 , DOI
Pothier B 2014 'No nature on Spaceship Earth' Technoetic Arts 12, (2) 429-437 , DOI
Pothier B 2014 'Towards a moister media, from Aquaponics to multi-scalar navigation' Technoetic Arts 12, (1) 121-129 , DOI

Links

PORTFOLIO: http://benipi.com EXPEDITIONS: http://Ace4.International