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.
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AIRIE featured on Fresh Art International with Cathy Byrd

AIRIE featured on Fresh Art International with Cathy Byrd

On February 8, 2017 AIRIE was featured on jolt radios, Fresh Art International with Curator Cathy Byrd, for a discussion on Culture and Community: Knight Arts Challenge and South Florida Residency Programs Listen to the interview here.
AIRIE Named Winner in Knight Arts Challenge for AIRIE Nest Opening May 1st

AIRIE Named Winner in Knight Arts Challenge for AIRIE Nest Opening May 1st

We are excited to announce that AIRIE was awarded a Knight Arts Challenge Grant for our project, AIRIE Nest. This project will aim to tell the story of the cultural and ecological forces that shape South Florida by creating an interdisciplinary gallery at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center in Everglades National Park. Find a...
Science Communication Through Art: Objectives, Challenges, and Outcomes

Science Communication Through Art: Objectives, Challenges, and Outcomes

Science Communication Through Art: Objectives, Challenges, and Outcomes Download the PDF file .
Watch: AIRIE featured on Art Loft

Watch: AIRIE featured on Art Loft

Catch AIRIE on WPBT Channel 2 Art Loft on Tuesday, September 20 at 7:30 pm. We are thrilled to be in such good company with The National Young Arts Foundation, Miami City Ballet, and Coral Gables Museum. Catch the trailer for the upcoming show here.
AIRIE Roundtable Discussion | featuring Wild Billboard Artist Franky Cruz

AIRIE Roundtable Discussion | featuring Wild Billboard Artist Franky Cruz

Join AIRIE for our Wild Billboard finale with a Roundtable Discussion featuring Franky Cruz on Saturday, November 12th from 6-7pm at the Rojas + Rubensteen Projects, 8051 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, 33138 A heron whose plumes weigh more than gold, Franky Cruz, 2015, on view from 11/7-12/5 at NE 55th St & NE 2nd Ave...
Everglades Books by AIRIE Fellows

Everglades Books by AIRIE Fellows

Follow the link below to review and purchase some of our AIRIE Fellows books inspired by their residency in Everglades National Park. Marion Belanger- Everglades: Outside and Within AIRIE Fellow: 2004 Belanger, Marion. 2009. Everglades: Outside and Within. Center for American Places at Columbia College: Chicago. Click here to purchase. Lisa Elmaleh- Everglades AIRIE Fellow:...
FLOW: BIG WATERS – Soundmap Launch

FLOW: BIG WATERS – Soundmap Launch

  FLOW: BIG WATERS by Valerie LeBlanc and Daniel H. Dugas – Soundmap launch! 12 soundworks inspired by geographic locations within the Everglades National Park, Big Cypress National Preserve and surrounding regions of South Florida and featuring the voices of Rebecca Rideout and Mark McPhee are available for listening. http://flow.basicbruegel.com/soundmap/
Artists Gone Wild in Everglades National Park

Artists Gone Wild in Everglades National Park

On January 31, AIRIE presented Sundays in the Park: Connect and Inspire in Everglades National Park. The day was filled with performances from fellows Christina Pettersson and Jose Elias. To read more about this event, follow the link to the story written by November 2013 fellow Bill Maxwell on South Dade Newsleader.
The Public Storyteller: Gladesman

The Public Storyteller: Gladesman

Join AIRIE’s Executive Director, Deborah Mitchell this Sunday, November 8 to hear her story about the impact that the book, Gladesman has had in her life. She also discusses our October fellow, Jason Hedges, as well as how AIRIE acts as a cultural bridge to the community. Tune in at 4 p.m. EST on www.wlrn.org...
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 the fragile beauty of our...
Wild Billboard Project

Wild Billboard Project

In this centennial year for the National Park Service, AIRIE is lifting the Everglades into the air above Miami metropolitan freeways. In a dramatic change from the usual commercial messages, these billboards challenge pre-existing conceptions of the Everglades and awaken a heightened awareness of wilderness areas just beyond the city but out of sight and...
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...