Earth Speaks VII Exhibition, April 19-May 8
Virtual Conference “Restore Our Earth,” April 20-23
Our Spring exhibition “The Earth Speaks VII: A Juried Exhibition on the Environmental Crisis” will be held April 19-May 8, PLUS, we are hosting a new virtual conference “Restore Our Earth” via Zoom each evening, April 20-23, from 6-7pm. Join in to participate and share your ideas. You will be challenged and entertained by some of the area’s finest artists, musicians, poets, and environmental activists – all with the common purpose of capturing concern regarding the climate emergency and how it is affects our planet, as well as sharing possible solutions. The art exhibition will be shown in the Community Gallery, 701 Main Street, Suite 402, Stroudsburg, PA.
The jurors are NCC professors Anita K. Forrester (Environmental Science) and Rachael Gorchov (Art).
Schedule of Events
Tues., April 20: Via Zoom, roundtable discussion with winning artists, 6-7pm (Zoom link: April 20 Zoom)
Wed., April 21: Via Zoom, watch the film, “Fractured State,” followed by a panel discussion, recognizing the 50-year anniversary of Environmental Rights Amendment in PA, 6-7pm (Zoom link: April 21 Zoom)
Thu., April 22: Via Zoom, watch the film, “Dream On The Farm” featuring the Farm Arts Collective, Damascus, PA. Followed by interview with director Tannis Kowalchuk and a discussion on sustainable farming, 6-7pm (Zoom link: April 22 Zoom)
Fri., April 23: Via Zoom, poetry and music open mic night, featuring the group “Earth Song” who will perform their original song, “One Earth Song,” 6-7pm (Zoom link: April 23 Zoom)
Sat., April 24: Live on-site Artists’ Reception & Awards Presentation at the Community Gallery, Stroudsburg, 1-3pm. Awards ceremony will be recorded and available to view on PoconoArts YouTube Channel