Artists in Residence in Everglades brings artists, writers, composers and choreographers to Everglades National Park for month-long residencies in the subtropical wilderness.
FAU Presents Common Ground: Artists in the Everglades

FAU Presents Common Ground: Artists in the Everglades

The University Galleries in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters presents Common Ground: Artists in the Everglades at the Schmidt Center Gallery, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The exhibition will open on Friday, Sept. 19 at 6:30pm and will be on view through Wednesday,...
Art in the Everglades, written by Anne Tschida, Biscayne Times Arts Editor

Art in the Everglades, written by Anne Tschida, Biscayne Times Arts Editor

Art in the Everglades Written By Anne Tschida, Biscayne Times Arts Editor JULY 2014 UNEXPECTED THINGS CAN HAPPEN WHEN ARTISTS ARE IMMERSED IN NATURE, SOLITUDE, AND THE RIVER OF GRASS Miami can be a hard, brash metropolis, despite its subtropical location. Although it is evolving as an arts center, the...
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The Suitcase Show - Art in the Endangered Everglades

The Suitcase Show – Art in the Endangered Everglades

  The Suitcase Show – Art in the Endangered Everglades Curated by Irene Christensen and Donna Marxer 28 Visual Artists from the AIRIE residency have been invited to participate and will be showing at the  Galleri Schaeffers Gate 5 in Oslo, Norway.       Opening Reception –  Wednesday, August 27 from 6PM – 9PM.  ...
Karl Staven: Resident Animator

Karl Staven: Resident Animator

By Karl Staven for knightarts.org Although I grew up in Georgia, since I graduated from high school I’ve spent most of my time in the northeast. When I was accepted into the AIRIE program more than a year ago, I was excited to return to the deep south, about as deep as you can get...
Daniel Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc: Everglades reverberations

Daniel Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc: Everglades reverberations

By Daniel Dugas and Valerie LeBlanc for knightarts.org 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;...
Brenna Dixon: Notes from the Everglades; An AIRIE Report

Brenna Dixon: Notes from the Everglades; An AIRIE Report

By Brenna Dixon for knightarts.org I grew up a born-and-raised Floridian, knowing that if it was raining in the front yard, probably my brother and I could play in the back where it would be sunny. I watched half-eaten possums float by in the canal I fished with a childhood friend, was mesmerized by the seemingly...
Trailwriting:  Poetry in Everglades National Park

Trailwriting: Poetry in Everglades National Park

AIRIE is pleased to present June Fellow Brenna Dixon’s event -Trailwriting:  Poetry in Everglades National Park, an exercise in collective poetry writing.  Visitors to the Anhinga and Gumbo Limbo Trails will have the opportunity to contribute their own words and experiences to an on-going collective poem about the Everglades.  Everyone is invited to share their impressions and perspectives of the Everglades. ...
Conversation: Flight

Conversation: Flight

Conversation: Flight Co-moderated by Christy Gast and biologist Skip Snow AIRIE Fellows: Brenna Dixon, Elite Kedan, Gustavo Matamoros, Nathaniel Sandler and Susan Silas Wednesday, June 18, 2014 | 7-8pm ArtCenter’s Richard Shack Gallery | 800 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach   The Artist in Residence in Everglades program (AIRIE) and the ArtCenter/South Florida present a conversation...
Elite Kedan: Resident Architect

Elite Kedan: Resident Architect

By Elite Kedan for knightarts.org First night. Bringing in the Sabbath. And the Spirits Week 1 (Setting Up) The first couple of days in my ‘Mission ‘66’ cabin, (aka Basecamp, the Field Office, the Outpost, or HQ), include cleaning, mopping, re-arranging furniture, de-cluttering and general home- improvement. I have some utility paper in my car...
Flight Exhibition on Art is About

Flight Exhibition on Art is About

Art is About posted a walk through and slideshow of the Flight: Aloft in the Everglades exhibition at ArtCenter South Florida, which features work by AIRIE Fellows and is on view until July 6.
Flight: Aloft in the Everglades on view at ArtCenter South Florida

Flight: Aloft in the Everglades on view at ArtCenter South Florida

Flight: Aloft in the Everglades Work by AIRIE Fellows @ ArtCenter South Florida’s Richart Shack Gallery Wendy Call | Lisa Elmaleh | Naomi Fisher | Gustavo Matamoros | Adam Nadel | Trong Nguyen | Rebecca Reeve | Nathanial Sandler | Susan Silas ON VIEW  May 3 – July 6, 2014 OPENING RECEPTION  Wednesday, May 7,...
Deadline for 2015 Residency Applications is June 15

Deadline for 2015 Residency Applications is June 15

AIRIE residencies are available to artists, writers, comoposers and performing artists who wish to spend a month living and working in Everglades National Park. The deadline for all 2015 residencies is June 15, the application form and FAQ’s about the program can be found here.
Dana Levy's AIRIE Experience

Dana Levy’s AIRIE Experience

by Dana Levy for knightarts.org Every morning of the first week of my residency in the Everglades National park, I got into my rental car and drove to a different part of the park: the 1st day I rode a bike around shark valley, the 2nd day I kayaked at Flamingo, and the 3rd day I took...
AIRIE Fellows In Deep @ Deering Festival of the Arts

AIRIE Fellows In Deep @ Deering Festival of the Arts

Experience, engage and explore the integrated relationship between people and the environment through site specific eco and environmental works during the Deering Estate Festival of the Arts, April 11-13, 2014, at the Deering Estate at Cutler. Funded through a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Artworks grant, Curator Lucinda Linderman shares “this festival brings together...