Michael Burton & Michiko Nitta

Based in London, Burton Nitta is an interdisciplinary art and design studio collaborating with science and technology to investigate our future world and human evolution.

Previous works such as After Agri, Algaculture, The Algae Opera, The Republic of Salivation and The Instruments of the Afterlife are published and exhibited internationally from MoMA, New York to the V&A Museum, London.

New areas of research are explored through a journal called After... that invites audiences to taste the future and venture into alternative visions of the world and ourselves.



After... is a series of publications by BurtonNitta that create focused compendia of their work  and research.




Landscape Within


Instruments of the Afterlife




The Algae Opera


The Algae Opera House


Food Fictions







Shadow Biosphere


Republic of Salivation


The Abandoned Robot (2015)


New organs of creation