CLIMA will exhibit the following works by Xavier Cortada
Videos, silk screens and digital prints created during the artist’s participation in the Robert Rauschenberg Residency Rising Seas Confab 2015
Performances | Panels:
During November 30th -December 11th, Cortada will convene 12 panel discussions and accompanying performance art works, each addressing an important theme related to global climate change. Panels will be streamed live at www.cortada.com/clima/livestream
Cortada will create a progressive painting on three solar panels onsite. The background will depict diatoms (the original solar panels) used by FIU scientists to research sea level rise. Inspired by CLIMA’s daily panel discussions, Cortada will paint additional images to the solar panels every day.
Small scale replicas of Cortada’s recent environmentally-themed commissions for the Florida Turnpike, Port Everglades Terminal 2 and Terminal 4, Honoring the Future and the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation.
Littoral Creatures, works created in 2014 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Biscayne Bay Aquatic Preserve and protect the sea grasses.
Selected works from the artist’s environmental installations at the South Pole in 2007 and at the North Pole in 2008.