Artists in Residence in Everglades, Inc. (AIRIE) partners with Everglades National Park to support and enhance the arts and cultural heritage of this subtropical wilderness through artist residency and public outreach programs.
AIRIE Wild Billboards on Kickstarter

AIRIE Wild Billboards on Kickstarter

About this project AIRIE, Inc is gearing up for an amazing season beginning this fall! Donating to this public art campaign means that you’re helping to increase environmental awareness through the cultural arts. Stunning scenes on billboards and buildings, juried by a professional panel in Miami, will expose everyone to...
Wild Billboard Project

Wild Billboard Project

Artists in Residence in the Everglades (AIRIE) fellows are invited to submit proposals for our Wild Billboards project. Initiated with support from the Knight Arts Challenge, this dynamic, high-visibility project coincides with the National Park Service’s centennial year. The inspiration for this idea came from an image by Susan Silas....
Portraits of Birds, Birders and their environments with  Alan Winslow

Portraits of Birds, Birders and their environments with Alan Winslow

  Portraits of Birds, Birders and their environments with Alan Winslow April 30th, 6pm Tropical Audubon Society 5530 Sunset Dr, Miami, FL, 33143       Alan Winslow is a documentary and fine art photographer whose work often centers on micro-communities. During this month-long AIRIE Residency, Alan’s goal has been to document...
Everglades National Park through the Arts

Everglades National Park through the Arts

By Bill Maxwell for South Dade News Leader In 2000, when the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan was approved, powerful stakeholders were paying close attention. After all, CERP’s goal was to capture unused fresh water that flowed to the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico and send it to regions...
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Flamingo Everglades National Park/NPS Gas Station Rehab on Razoo

Flamingo Everglades National Park/NPS Gas Station Rehab on Razoo

Help AIRIE rehab the historic Flamingo Gas Station within Everglades National Park as a destination for art and cultural programming. Artists In Residence In Everglades, Inc. (AIRIE), wants to rehab the historic 1950’s style gas station damaged by hurricanes last decade in Everglades National Park into a community space for cultural programming with AIRIE artists...
AIRIE Residency Open Call 2016

AIRIE Residency Open Call 2016

Applications for AIRIE residency 2016 are now being accepted through submittable.com. Deadline: June 15, 2015 Spanning the southern tip of the Florida peninsula and most of Florida Bay, Everglades National Park is the only subtropical wilderness in North America. It is known for its rich wildlife, particularly large wading birds, and it is the only...
NSU / Art Fort Lauderdale presents: MONTHLY ART ROUNDTABLE

NSU / Art Fort Lauderdale presents: MONTHLY ART ROUNDTABLE

MONTHLY ART ROUNDTABLE Transformative Experiences: Art in the Wilderness with Deborah Mitchell Tuesday, April 21, 2015 12PM         Join artist Deborah Mitchell, executive Director of AIRIE as she discusses transformative experiences and why they are vital to the artists interpreting endangered World Heritage sites.  Artists in Residence in Everglades (AIRIE) brings artists, writers,...
PAMM Contemporaries Explored the Everglades with AIRIE

PAMM Contemporaries Explored the Everglades with AIRIE

PAMM Contemporaries Explored the Everglades with AIRIE On Saturday, March 14, 2015, the PAMM Contemporaries trekked west to the Everglades for a special art crawl with AIRIE, an artist residency program in the Everglades. The Everglades has been a source of inspiration for many of Pérez Art Museum Miami’s collection artists, including Christy Gast and...
AIRIE AND THE ABESS CENTER  PRESENT  AnthropoScene: Art and Nature in a Manufactured Era

AIRIE AND THE ABESS CENTER PRESENT AnthropoScene: Art and Nature in a Manufactured Era

Recognizing the major impact of human industry on Earth’s ecosystems, American biologist Eugene Stoermer coined the word “anthropocene” in the 1980s.  The term was popularized in 2000 when Nobel prize-winning atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen argued that the massive alterations to the globe that began in the late 1700s constituted a new geological epoch. Scientists currently...
AIRIE Exhibition at Museum of Florida Art & Culture

AIRIE Exhibition at Museum of Florida Art & Culture

  South Florida State College Museum of Florida Art and Culture presents Flight: Art Aloft in the Everglades January 28 – March 4 , 2015 Flight is an exhibition of new work created by artists who participated in the AIRIE residency at Everglades National Park. The artists in the exhibition each spent a month living...
AIRIE in the Garden Benefit @ Pinecrest Garden: Buy Tickets Here

AIRIE in the Garden Benefit @ Pinecrest Garden: Buy Tickets Here

AIRIE in the Garden Saturday, January 24th 2-5 pm at Pinecrest Gardens 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest, FL 33156 AIRIE invites you to an afternoon benefit of Everglades inspired art and live performances featuring artists from its 2014-15 residency program. Situated in the heart of South Florida, Pinecrest Gardens is the perfect setting for a gathering...
Ghosting Nature: Prudence Gill Exhibition @ Biscayne Nature Center

Ghosting Nature: Prudence Gill Exhibition @ Biscayne Nature Center

2014 AIRIE Fellow Prudence Y. Gill’s solo exhibition Ghosting Nature is on view at the Marjorie Stoneman Douglass Biscayne Nature Center on Key Biscayne until December 21. 2015. Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center 6767 Crandon Boulevard (Use North Beach Entrance) Key Biscayne, FL 33149 Phone: (305) 361-6767 ext. 119 The Nature Center is accessible via...
AIRIE Benefit Highlights: A Curator's Perspective

AIRIE Benefit Highlights: A Curator’s Perspective

By Tami Katz-Freiman for knightarts.org As a board member of AIRIE, I have had the privilege and honor to outline and follow the selection of the artistic program for our upcoming benefit event on Saturday, January 24th in Pinecrest Gardens, where we will launch our new Knight Arts Challenge-supported Wild Billboards campaign. The benefit will...
AIRIE Panel at Miami Book Fair International Highlights the Value of the Everglades

AIRIE Panel at Miami Book Fair International Highlights the Value of the Everglades

By Abel Folgar for Miami New Times For the last 14 years, the Artists in Residence in Everglades (AIRIE) has strengthened the bonds between science and art as a means of creating awareness and insuring the survival of the Everglades — a unique and delicate ecosystem that is unique and should be of utmost concern...
Announcing 2015 AIRIE Fellows

Announcing 2015 AIRIE Fellows

Artists in Residence in Everglades is pleased to announce the 2015 AIRIE Fellows. This year, AIRIE boasts a creative group of local, national and international artists—painters, new media artists, photographers, writers, a filmmaker and an architect—who will live and work in the Everglades for a month at a time. 2015 AIRIE Fellows include writers Andrew...
Reed Van Brunschot: Man and Nature

Reed Van Brunschot: Man and Nature

By September 2014 AIRIE Fellow Reed Van Brunschot for knightarts.org I started my adventure by driving all the way down south to the very tip of America to the small village called Flamingo to meet ranger Ryan to receive my keys for the AIRIELAB studio. There was absolutely no phone service, and it was a...