Space art as a critique of space law

Vermeylen, Saskia (2021) Space art as a critique of space law. Leonardo: Art Science and Technology, 54 (1). pp. 115-124. ISSN 0024-094X

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    This article traces the shared history of space law and space art, putting a spotlight on the work of African artists who retell the history and future of space travel from the perspective of the African archive, producing a more inclusive history for humanity than that produced by the seemingly lofty ideals of national and international space laws.