Etienne Turpin

Etienne Turpin

Philosopher

Canada

Biography

Etienne Turpin is a philosopher, Co-Founder and CEO of User Group GmbH, an office for design research, software development, and digital strategy, and Co-Founder and Co-Director of Asset Production Studio, an arts and culture consultancy working through publishing, exhibition-making, and event production. Among others, he is co-editor of Art in the Anthropocene (Open Humanities Press, 2015) and editor of Architecture in the Anthropocene (Open Humanities Press, 2013).

Top article

Environmental debate

Climate change needs a new definition

Defining the Anthropocene as a geological era is defining the features of "modern" humans. It's a complex, if not impossible task — but it's time that we stop burying our heads in the sand and see climate change as what it actually is: a cultural issue.

Etienne Turpin