ISLAND LIFE: Tropical Field Studies of Art+Nature – JULY 2015
The ART+BIO Collaborative, an educational nonprofit, offers unique art and nature travel courses. Participants use hands-on observation, artistic interpretation, biological/natural history methods, and utilize the natural habitat as a studio+lab to make informed art about plants, animals, and nature.
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ISLAND LIFE: Tropical Field Studies of Art+Nature in Puerto Rico
July 6-12, 2015
This is a hands-on, immersive, and project-based program that integrates biology and art in the field, at various environments in Puerto Rico. The focus of the program is to learn about Puerto Rico’s unique wildlife through artmaking and field biology. We travel to rainforests, dry forests, beach, coastal, coral reef, mangrove, and mountain environments. The program involves multiple site-specific projects that integrate creativity, art and biology.
This course is open to anyone over 18 and is designed for students, artists, scientists, professionals and people generally interested in nature, art, and biology.
Application deadline: June 2015
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