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Internationally renowned artists, designers and thinkers converge in Reno for two days only

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The Art + Environment Conference SM is a flagship program of the Center for Art + Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art. The Conference brings together artists, scholars, designers, and writers for a dialogue that fosters new knowledge in thE visual arts and reaches across continents, disciplines, and media to unite a dynamic group of thinkers shaping ideas about human interactions with global environments.

Interviews and film/photography opportunities available. Contact Rachel Milon, Director of Communications, Nevada Museum of Art[email protected] OR 702.445.1141

PRESENTERS AND PANELISTS——FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30:

  • Alexander Rose: Designing for Longevity
  • Edward Burtynsky: In the Wake of Progress
  • Subhankar Banerjee, Chris Jordan, and Edward Burtynsky : Framing Consumption
  • Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison: Fahrenheit Rising – Adapting Ecologies in the Sierra Nevada
  • Fritz Haeg: Designing the Wild and Cultivating the City
  • Thomas Kellein: Chinati at a Crossroads
  • Leo Villareal: Technologies of Perception
  • Geoff Manaugh, Mark Smout, David Benjamin, and Liam Young: Designing Architectures for Environmental Change

PRESENTERS AND PANELISTS——SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1:

  • Jorge Pardo: Visual Eclectics
  • Bruce Sterling: Critical Velocities
  • Amy Franceschini and Gaetano Carboni: Farming in the Future
  • Patricia Johanson: Ecologies of Infrastructure
  • Gerald Nanson, Mandy Martin, John Carty, Richard Black, and John Reid: Navigating the Waters of Art and Science in Australia
  • Sean Shepherd and Laura Jackson: Composing Place ***from the Reno Philharmonic