Art + Environment Conference Kicks Off This Weekend at the Nevada Museum of Art

October 7, 2014 by  
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Artists and scholars from around the world will convene in Reno, Nevada this weekend for the 2014 Art + Environment Conference , which is hosted by the Nevada Museum of Art . Conference attendees will explore artistic responses to some of the world’s most pressing issues, including climate change , resource extraction , and species extinction . The central thrust of the conference will be on how art and science can work in tandem to provide solutions to these problems. Some of the artists whose work will be on display include Lita Albuquerque , David Brooks , Petah Coyne , Terry Evans , and Ugo Rondinone . The conference runs from October 9–11 at the Nevada Museum of Art, and Inhabitat will be reporting live from the event – stay tuned for our coverage! + 2014 Art + Environment Conference + Nevada Museum of Art Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: A+E Conference , Art , Art + Environment Conference , Museum , nevada , Nevada museum of Art

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‘This is Not a Trojan Horse’ is a Message Carrier for the Abruzzo Region of Italy

November 3, 2011 by  
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As suspect as this wooden contraption may appear, it’s not full of attack soldiers — but rather it was recently being used as a vehicle for communication. This is Not a Trojan Horse traveled with artist Amy Franceschini and writer Michael Taussig around the Abruzzo region of Italy , serving as a message carrier between the traditional agricultural communities set in the mountainous Italian region. Read the rest of ‘This is Not a Trojan Horse’ is a Message Carrier for the Abruzzo Region of Italy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: center for art and the environment , FutureFarmers , Natalie Jeremejinko , Nevada museum of Art , This is Not a Trojan Horse

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‘Landscape Futures’ Exhibit at the Nevada Museum of Art Explores Our Relationship With Technology

October 26, 2011 by  
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