Ewen Chardronnet is an artist, author, journalist and curator. After studying journalism, he devoted himself to cultural associations and relations between arts and sciences. He participates in the collective project Association of Autonomous Astronauts and publishes in 2001 the anthology Quitter la gravité (L’éclat). In 2007 he is co-founder with Léonore Bonaccini and Xavier Fourt of the collective The Laboratory Planet and then of the associated projects Spectral Investigations Collective and Aliens in Green. Defining himself as a collective author, he has collaborated with numerous artists and is also a curator and producer in the development of intermedia, performance and investigative artworks.
In his work as an author and artist he addresses the social impact of technology, global imaginaries and the environmental crisis, the relationship between humans and non-humans, queer and maker/hacker cultures, culinary cultures and dietetics, evolutionary biology and the future of the human. He has shown his work in numerous institutions including: Centre Pompidou, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Jeu de Paume, Belle de Mai, Fundação Serralves, PACT Zollverein, Transmediale, Berlinische Galerie, Casa Encendida, Science Gallery Dublin & London. He is the author of Mojave Epiphanie (Inculte, 2016) and intervenes as an essayist and journalist in numerous publications. He is currently editor-in-chief of Makery.info magazine.