“Wherever we turn, there is the same nagging paradox: on the one hand, the continuous development of new techno scientific means to potentially resolve the dominant ecological issues and restate socially useful activities on the surface of the planet, and, on the other hand the inability of organised social forces and constituted subjective formations to take hold of these resources in order to make them work.”
Systems Vs. Simplicity
Art and Ecology: Unified or Fragmentary?
by Maja and Reuben Fowkes (2005)