“Five days of music, workshops and talks, a cultural response to dry land”.
From the 14th to the 18th April the Encuentro Internacional #1 de Arte y Ecología at Cortijada Los Gázquez, Vélez Blanco (Almería). The event is organised by Joya: arte + ecología in collaboration with the Facultad de Bellas Artes de la Universidad de Granada.
Joya: arte + ecología / an introduction + an ‘in the field’ talk about their project ‘Sistemas Efímeros’: http://www.joyaarteyecologia-blog.org/sistemas-efimeros-esp/
Enrique Doblas-Miranda – PhD in Biology / ‘Permaculture as a tool for Mediterranean forestry innovation’: http://www2.creaf.cat/en/staff/scientific-staff/scientific-staff/researcher/enrique-doblas-miranda
Yamandú Canosa – artist / ‘Landscape and Language’ + ‘El Mapa Caminando: an invitation to ‘drift’ in the landscape’: http://www.arte-sur.org/artists/yamandu-canosa/
Brian Beckers - Free University of Berlin / landscape archeology, the human nature relationships and traditional water harvesting techniques in arid lands: http://www.geo.fu-berlin.de/en/geog/fachrichtungen/physgeog/mitarbeiter/bbeckers/index.html
Luce Choules – artist / ‘Terreno: a survey of fragmentation’ for Sistemas Efímeros: http://lucechoules.wordpress.com
Elisabeth Jackson – artist / ‘Light Tempo: field of grasses’ for Sistemas Efímeros: http://atimeinplace.wordpress.com
Andrew Welch – artist-explorer / ‘Bajada: a journey through the dry fluvial system to the sea’ for Sistemas Efímeros: http://www.andrewwelch.info/bajada.html
University of Granada, Facultad de Bellas Artes: María Cano, Hiba Merhi, David Pérez, Marco Ranieri: http://www.bellasartesgranada.org
Sigrid Holmwood – artist / ‘Cultivating Colour: a garden for a new peasant painting’ talk + in the field conversation + workshop making colour from plants: http://www.sigridholmwood.co.uk
Anna Macleod – artist / ¡TOMA! award winner: talking about her work and proposal for Sistemas Efímeros: http://www.annamacleod.com
Alicia García-Andrés González – conservator at El Prado. Research and technical documentation for Joya: arte + ecología / talking about ‘archiving ephemeral art’: http://www.joyaarteyecologia-blog.org/who-we-are/
Andrés Fajardo Sánchez / talk: ‘oral histories of the valley’ + music with his ‘Cuadrilla de Ánimas’
* The full schedule for the Encuentro will be announced at the beginning of next week…
Timetable: from 11.00am to 2.00pm and from 3.00pm to 6.00pm
Full fare: €80. The full fare allows you to participate in every activity of the festival during its five days. Lunch is included.
Daily fee: €20. With the the daily fee you can participate in all the activities of one day. Lunch is included.
Half day fee: 10€. With the the half day fee you can participate in the activities of the morning or afternoon of one day. Lunch is not included.
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