Atmosphere

I recently heard a fascinating talk by Prof. Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos from the University of Westminster at the Futurescapes Symposium at NTNU. He was talking about atmosphere, affect, and the lawscape. Most importantly, he was talking about spatial justice, which he defined as the conflict between bodies that are moved by a desire to occupy the same space at the same time. 

The images below embody some of the lawscapes where I have seen this conflict play out most vividly.

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Turbulent cumulus clouds in Canberra, the centre of Australian power
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Smog clouds in Hong Kong, the financial heart of Asia
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Air pollution in Hong Kong
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Cirrus clouds in Panama, where the colonial past is still very tangible in the present
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The quiet inside of Gran Canaria, in stark contrast to its loud port cities
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Across the North Sea, in between atmospheres

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