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Creating Climate SmART Communities: Artists Confront Climate Change

April 16, 2014 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Free

Philadelphia PA IPL leader and  climate change activist Peter Handler is an artist and fine furniture craftsman in his other life.  He is one of a group of artists tackling the complex subject of climate change, and pointing the way towards prepared, resilient, “climate smART” communities.

Come hear this extraordinary group of panelists speak about their work:

  • Paula Winokur, internationally renowned sculptor whose work has been in the permanent collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art since 1970
  • Eve Mosher, interactive public projects artist and creator of HighWaterLine, Philadelphia
  • Peter Handler, award-winning craft artist and creator of “The Canaries in the Coal Mine,” sculptural works about the impacts of climate change
  • Lillian Ball, Internationally recognized environmental artist and designer of stormwater management projects, including WATERWASH
  • Frances Dubrowski, Moderator and Project Director, Honoring the Future.

special guest Tiffany Ledesma Groll, Public Engagement Team Manager, Philadelphia Water Department

ClimateSmARTflier
PA IPL blog post by Peter Handler about this event.

Details

Date:
April 16, 2014
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.honoringthefuture.org

Organizer

Honoring the Future
Website:
http://www.honoringthefuture.org

Venue

International House (South America Room)
3701 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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