Posts Tagged ‘Florida’

28 Sep

Airie Nest Exhibition: About Florida Bay October 2017 – January 2018 We (Daniel H. Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc) are very happy that three of our Flow: Big Waters videos will be shown in the About Florida Bay exhibition. The Florida Bay, located between the Everglades National Park and the Florida Keys, has undergone a series of ecological changes that have severely altered its natural ecosystem and resulted in a critical

9 Mar

To give a measure of doubt in favour of human organization, we could say that what floats in the bay among the seaweed is accidental. And if the jellyfish and sea birds find value there, what does it say for our cultural legacy? Duration: 1 min 59

22 Feb

Exhibition March 4 – 24 CAS Gallery. 1210 Stanford Drive. Coral Gables, FL Panel Discussion March 4 9am-12pm Ungar Building 230 C/D. 1365 Memorial Drive Lunch/Gallery Tour March 4 12:30-1:30 pm CAS Gallery. 1210 Stanford Drive. Coral Gables, FL Workshops March 4 2-5 pm CAS Gallery. 1210 Stanford Drive. Coral Gables, FL Opening Reception March 4 5:30-7:30 pm CAS Gallery. 1210 Stanford Drive. Coral Gables, FL SCHEDULE OF

21 Feb

AnthropoScene – color keying workshop Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel Dugas, University of Miami, FL – March 2015 MOVING IN THE LANDSCAPE: VISIBLE / INVISIBLE This exercise in visual composition offers opportunities to discuss evidence of human passage in the natural landscape. During the editing process, each person will have access to the workshop footage. This will enable Students to further collaborate on the end

6 Nov

An Evening with AIRIE (Artists in Residence in Everglades) Miami Bookfair International 2014 Tuesday, November 18th @ 7pm at The Swamp Pavillion Look for the big tent at the southeast corner of N.E. 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue. Science + Art:  Transformative Experiences in the Everglades Despite its importance, abundance of wildlife, and great natural beauty, many people have never visited  the Everglades and only have a

3 Aug

The following writeup was originally published on the Knight Arts website on July 25th 2014 By Daniel Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc, AIRIE We came from the north. As we approached Miami, the pilot said something about the weather while swerving to miss storm cells. A few hours later, after we had landed, the downpour started in earnest. The rain was heavy, the sky black. It was a big storm; actually it was the first tropical

30 Sep

Daniel Dugas and myself are extremely happy to have been invited by the Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Park to be the artists in residence for July 2014. It is a prestigious opportunity and referring to the tradition of invited artists, as stated in the 1st paragraph of the letter, ‘our work there will become part of the permanent record of the parks that helps to preserve them’. Described as a subtropical

About Valerie LeBlanc

Originally from Halifax, Nova Scotia, pluri-­disciplinary artist and writer Valerie LeBlanc has worked in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Australia. Her creations travel between poetry, performance, visual and written theory. Valerie LeBlanc has been creating video poetry since the mid 1980’s, and is the creator of the MediaPackBoard (MPB), portable screening / performance device. In the fall of 2012, she published her play The Raft, through Basic Bruegel Editions.

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