Michio Kaku, a theoretical physicist, describes human consciousness as 'a level at which we can plan, anticipate and visualize the future,' which puts us in a category all our own -- separate from reptiles, plants, and other mammals. He describes his theory of consciousness as 'the number of feedback loops required to make a model of your position in space with relation to other organisms and finally, in relationship to time.' -- futurism.com
So, our ability to consider what the future might look like is quite easy... if we put together a series of considerations and say 'what if...'
Parallel invites 50+ artists from all over the world to open a small window, a tiny glimpse, into universes that, like ours, are unique in incredible ways. From the farthest reaches of uncharted space in multiverses we've never imagined, to the deepest depths of aquatic kingdoms hidden from view, the spectrum is boundless.
Participating Artists: Adam S Doyle, Aldy C. Aguirre, Alexxander Dovelin, Allen Panakal, Allison Carl, Allissa Chan, Alyssa Van Hulle, Amber Ma, Angela Rizza, Anita Tung, Ashley Nicole DeLeon, Benjamin Currie, Bryan Paul Patterson, Candice Broersma, Charis Loke, Chelsea Beck, Chelsea Harper, Christina Chung, Christina Rycz, ciaran, CJ Walker, Cleonique Hilsaca, Cornelia Li, Courtney Brendle, Cynthia Cheng, Ejiwa Ebenebe, Evan Kang, Gica Tam, Iris Monahan, Jackie Ferrentino, Jasmin Dreyer, Jenna Andersen, Jordan Burby, Joshua Zentner, Kayla Harren, Kira Night, Lauren Wuornos, Lee Ann Dufour, Leigh Ann Gagnon, Liam Andrew Cura, Lilian Crooks, MÄ Harel, Madeline Haynes, Madison Tessera, Micaela Dawn, Nick Nazzaro, Pat C Presley, Piya Wannachaiwong, Rafael Mayani, Reiko Murakami, Rory Carson, Sarah Jaques, Selena Picque, Shannon May, Victoria Skellan, and Wenting Li.