Art and the Environment

2013_Gyre_Dahlsen_Litter webThis week on Addressing Alaskans, hear from seven internationally recognized artists in Gyre: The Plastic Ocean exhibition at the Anchorage Museum. Ocean trash collected from beaches all over the world takes center stage in all of their Gyre works. In this lecture recorded at the Anchorage Museum, the artists discuss their experiences collecting trash for art and the relationship between “Art and the Environment.”

BROADCAST ON KSKA: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. (Alaska time)

REPEAT BROADCAST: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. (Alaska time)

SPEAKERS (in order of appearance):

  •  Diana Cohen, Los AngelesGyre exhibition artist
  • Andy Hughes, England, Gyre exhibition artist
  • Karen Larsen, Anchorage, Gyre exhibition artist
  • Pam Longobardi, Atlanta, Gyre exhibition artist
  • Cythina Minet, Los Angeles, Gyre exhibition artist
  • Tim Remick, Anchorage, Gyre exhibition artist
  • Alexis Rockman, New York, Gyre exhibition artist

RECORDED: February 7, 2014 at Anchorage Museum

HOST: Anchorage Museum


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