The Rise and Fall of Cordycepts presents a biotech company whose manipulations of the foundations of life irrevocably alter our future world between 2040-2065. The narrative presented by this future exhibit allows viewers to become participants and fall for a moment into a parallel universe with similar societal, scientific, and environmental concerns to ours, and a matching reliance on capitalist ideals.
Jessica Bromley Bartram is a graphic designer, illustrator, writer, and artist. She has studied at the University of Guelph and recently finished a degree in Graphic Design at OCAD. Currently working as a freelance designer, she splits her time between design, illustration, and three-dimensional work in a variety of mediums.