Welcome to my low-carbon footprint website.

This web page emits the amount of carbon that 1 tree absorbs in a year.





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upcoming - Living Archives, Spring 2022, a public program consisting of workshops and other events I am putting together with the support of Page Not Found, The Hague, and Gemeente Den Haag

upcoming - text commissioned by Marwan (Amsterdam) to be published

currently - working on a book and video, thanks in part to support from The Mondriaan Fund and the KNIR/KNAW fellowship


recent past - check out my public talk in Rome with Entomologist Silvia Ghesini (U.Bologna) and Curator Virginija Januskeviciute (CAC Vilnius) on July 1, 2021 here  




Where are you from? Da dove vieni? (2020)

Blood, Sweat and Fears (2020)

Termite Cities (2020)

Interview in Dutch about Termites and KNIR/KNAW residency (2021)

Reflection on Ways of Knowing in "Estuaries"(2021) 




Marianna Maruyama is an artist and writer geolocated in The Hague. She is interested in love, labour, and translation. Her work has been performed and exhibited in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (NL), documenta14 Parliament of Bodies, Kassel (DE), The Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam (NL), Manifesta 11, Zurich (CH), The Centraal Museum, Utrecht (NL), IMPAKT festival, Utrecht (NL) and CAC Vilnius (LT).  Selected publications include: Performing Security (The Fifth Season, 2019); Translation as Method (Kunstlicht, 2017), Three Movements (Casco/DAI, 2013), Farocki’s Living Room (Harun Farocki Institut, 2018). Since 2016, she has been active as an artist-researcher at the invitation of the Sedje Hémon Foundation in The Hague.


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