Ele Carpenter is a curator. Her Nuclear Culture curatorial research project is a partnership between Arts Catalyst and Goldsmiths University of London, where she is Senior Lecturer in MFA Curating and convenor of the Nuclear Culture Research Group. The Nuclear Culture project involves field trips, commissioning new work and curating film screenings, roundtable discussions and exhibitions including: Perpetual Uncertainty Bildmuseet, Sweden (2016-17); Material Nuclear Culture KARST Gallery, Plymouth (2016); Actinium, S-Air, Sapporo (2014). Carpenter is editor of The Nuclear Culture Source Book published by Black Dog Publishing in partnership with Bildmuseet and Arts Catalyst (2016).
Currently reading: Being Nuclear: Africans and the Global Uranium Trade, Gabrielle Hecht (MIT); and Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters (OUP).