A Gulf to Gulf performance, "Steadying the Course" held April 28th, 2020. This was the first Gulf to Gulf held in real time with live audience participants. Hosted by ecological artist Aviva Rahmani (ghostnets.com), with special guest Brian Czech (steadystate.org/brian-czech/), Founding President and Executive Director of the Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy (CASSE) and regular contributor to the Huffington Post; Dr. James White (colorado.edu/geologicalsciences/james-white), Professor of Geological Sciences, and Environmental Sciences, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, and former founding director of Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR) at the University of Colorado Boulder, with Dr. Eugene Turner (lsu.edu/cce/research/faculty_profiles/r_turner.php), Distinguished Research Master and Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA.
Audience participants included:
Bruria Finkel artist, curator & community activist
Edward R. Landa, soil scientist, Professor in the Department of Environmental Science & Technology at the University of Maryland
Elaine Angelopoulos, artist
Lynne Elizabeth, Director of New Village Press
Laura Napier, artist & independent curator
Marcia Annenberg, conceptual and political artist documenting suppression of climate news
Stacy Levy, environmental artist & large-scale sculptor
Sue Spaid, independent curator & philosopher
Roscoe Wilson, artist, Associate Professor of Art at Miami University Hamilton, OH.
Thanks to you all!
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