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Opening Reception: Sustainable Solutions

July 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

The public is invited to the free opening reception for “Sustainable Solutions: Documentary Photographers Explore the Climate Crisis,” on view at The Umbrella Arts Center July 5 – through July 31.

THE EXHIBITION

The Umbrella Arts & Environment and The Umbrella  Visual Arts programs, in partnership with the Concord, MA-based Social Documentary Network/ZEKE Magazine, present an exciting new exhibition of world-class documentary photography emphasizing long-term sustainable solutions to the climate crisis including the Indigenous People’s Burn Network in the western United States; Nemo’s Garden in Italy — the world’s first underwater greenhouse; the African Women Rising’s Permagarden Program in Uganda, and others. The exhibition is inspired by the Spring 2022 issue featuring projects by Kiliii YuyanGiacomo d’OrlandoSarah Fretwell, and veteran climate journalist Antonia Juhasz.

Opening Reception

Friday, July 8, 6:00-7:30 pm ET
Free public reception with remarks by curator Glenn Ruga, Arts & Environment Director Madeline Miller, participating photographer Lauren Owens Lambert, and Michael Frederick, executive director of the Thoreau Society

Concert with Jesse Paris Smith and Alana Amram

Friday, July 8, 8:00-9:00 pm ET
Jesse Paris Smith presents an evening of music, stories, and readings connected with Thoreau and Concord. She will be joined by musician and song writer, Alana Amram. Concert presented by the Thoreau SocietyClick Here for tickets.

Virtual Panel Discussion

Tuesday, July 12, 2:00 pm ET
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to register for free discussion with Giacomo d’Orlando, Sarah Fretwell, and Kiliii Yuyan

Curated by: Glenn Ruga

Presented by: Social Documentary Network and The Umbrella Arts Center

SponsorsThe Foundation for Systemic ChangeDigital Silver ImagingHahnemühle

Details

Date:
July 8
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://theumbrellaarts.org/sustainable-solutions

Organizer

The Umbrella Arts Center
Phone:
9783710820
Email:
rachel@theumbrellaarts.org
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Venue

The Umbrella Arts Center
40 Stow St.
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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Phone:
9783710820
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