Cantanker Issue #9 Catalog Release Event: Future Tense
Thursday November 19, 7 - 10 pm
Change is inevitable, often necessary and not always welcome - but it comes nonetheless. After mistakes, excesses and self-revelations what does the future hold? Zealots predict our ultimate apocalyptic demise; environmentalists warn us of climate change and pollution but innovators are creating technology to increase convenience and the world is becoming more and more connected. Despite the fever-pitch of every prediction, the phrase "history repeats itself" still rings true. In the words of Gauguin, "Where do we come from, what are we, where are we going?" What is our future - and what does it mean to live in the future tense?