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 Nest: Blooming World

AIRIE Nest: Blooming World

Blooming World, an exhibition of paintings by Elisabeth Condon, is comprised of 15 wondrous nature based works drenched in pours of colorful, cloud-like swirls of compositional complexity, curated by Deborah Mitchell, AIRIE, Inc., Executive Director. During her AIRIE residency, Condon researched the microclimates in topography to heighten her sense of layering water...
OPEN CALL for 2018 Fellows

OPEN CALL for 2018 Fellows

Applications Due: March 1 through June 1, 2017 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 place in...
AIRIE X PAMM: Getting the Water Right

AIRIE X PAMM: Getting the Water Right

AIRIE X PAMM: Getting the Water Right Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017 Time: 2 pm Location: Perez Art Museum RSVP here  MiamiJoin us for an unprecedented discussion about the role cultural arts can play with environmental issues between Everglades National Park Superintendent Pedro Ramos, Everglades Foundation biologist Stephen Davis, UCLA anthropologist Jessica...
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Art Talk at PAMM: In Conversation with AIRIE

Art Talk at PAMM: In Conversation with AIRIE

On December 10, guests joined AIRIE at Perez Art Museum for a night for presentations with Everglades National Park Superintendent Pedro Ramos, Executive Director of the Audubon Society Eric Draper, and Wild Billboard artist Susan Silas. Our Wild Billboard project was discussed along with a conversation to spark awareness of Everglades National Park. Special thanks...
Tickets Now Available for the AIRIE Annual Benefit - Feathering Our Nest

Tickets Now Available for the AIRIE Annual Benefit – Feathering Our Nest

Artists in Residence in Everglades invites you to an afternoon of installations, performances, and presentations by AIRIE Fellows in support of the AIRIE Nest – a new interdisciplinary gallery in Everglades National Park. See below for more information and to purchase your tickets. AIRIE Annual Benefit Honorary Co-Chairs: Tyler Emerson-Dorsch and Brook Dorsch Ticket prices:...

AIRIE Honorary Board Members

Nina West (2002-2015) Harmon “Chip” Wright (2002-2015) Irene Christensen (2002-2015) Jason Hedges (2015) Gail Hollander (2012-2015) Rita Teutonico (2015) Gustavo Matamoros (2014-2015) Christy Gast (2007-2014)
In Conversation with AIRIE at Perez Art Museum Miami

In Conversation with AIRIE at Perez Art Museum Miami

In Conversation with AIRIE Thursday, December 10 at 7 p.m. PAMM Auditorium Perez Art Museum Miami 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 Flight, Susan Silas, 2013 Join AIRIE for an engaging evening of presentations and Q&A with Everglades National park Superintendent Pedro Ramos, Audubon Director Eric Draper, and Wild Billboard artist Susan Silas. Hear about...
AIRIE in the Swamp

AIRIE in the Swamp

  Join AIRIE at the Miami Book Fair Sunday, November 22 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. for a discussion on ecological concerns and experiences in the wild. Executive Director, Deborah Mitchell will moderate a discussion with biologists and artists, including Harvard trained architect Elite Kedan, October fellow Jason Hedges, and Wild Billboard artist Franky Cruz. Mini billboards by...
Give Miami Day

Give Miami Day

For the first time, AIRIE will be participating in Give Miami Day on November 19. This is the biggest annual giving event in South Florida. The Miami Foundation, Knight Foundation, and their partners will maximize the community’s generosity by making a bonus gift for every donation between $25-$10,000 received on November 19 through givemiamiday.org. Please...
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...
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...
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...
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,...