Scenes from the Anthropocene presents artworks that can be associated with certain aspects of the Anthropocene. Scenes from the Anthropocene concerns the thin line that people tread between making use of systems they have created themselves and breaking with those systems. Will mankind take responsibility for the future, or is the motto ‘Après nous le déluge’?

With artworks by: Gerrit van Bakel, Maria Barnas, Melanie Bonajo, Paul Chan, Zackary Drucker en Rhys Ernst, Alia Farid, Zheng Guogu, Camille Henrot, Domenico di Michelino, Danaë Moons, Ciprian Muresan, Saskia Olde Wolbers, Grayson Perry, Raymond Pettibon, Laure Prouvost, L.A. Raeven, Rod Summers, Marta Volkova en Slava Shevelenko, Evelyn Taocheng Wang.


Thursday March 5, 7 – 11.30 pm.
The museum exhibition is open until 10.30 pm.


Bonnefanten, Avenue Ceramique 250, 6221 KX Maastricht


Entrance is free, registration required.


Will you join us? See you at the opening!

Beating around the bush #6: Scenes from the Anthropocene is on view in the Bonnefanten from 06.03.2020 – 14.02.2021. Check out the exhibitionpage for more information. 

Image: Domenico di Michelino, The Expulsion from Paradise (detail), 1450/1475. Photo: Peter Cox. Collection Bonnefanten.