MOVING WATER (WEB) POSTSHOW PANELISTS
Postshow panels will be facilitated by Trenda Loftin, and include members of the creative team plus these special guests:
FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021
Reindorf is an architect, artist and environmental activist. Much of her art addresses the conflict of the natural world with constructed systems, and on sea rise due to global warming. She has authored many articles on art and the environment and frequently lectures at universities and environmental conferences on how artists interpret climate change.
SATURDAY, JULY 31
Damon is an internationally-recognized artist whose public work and living systems, such as the Living Water Garden, have received widespread acclaim. She directs Keepers of the Waters, a nonprofit focused on ecological planning, advocacy and education. Damon was a semi-finalist for the Buckminster Fuller Award and a finalist for the Stockholm Water Prize. Damon has lectured widely in the US, Europe and China.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 1
Watts is a curator, artist and founder of ecoartspace, a venue where people can learn about the principles of ecology through immersive environments created by artists. She published one of the first websites with a directory of artists addressing environmental issues. Watts partners with east coast curator Amy Lipton, combining forces working from both coasts.
A Western Mass native, Alice Urban has 10 years of experience in international development. Currently, she serves as a member of the board of directors for Vermont-based international nonprofit Pure Water for the World. She is a senior business development manager for international consulting firm Tetra Tech and has researched, designed, and implemented projects addressing water and sanitation issues in Africa, the Middle East, Central America, and the Caribbean. She has a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College and a Master of Sustainable Development from the School for International Training. purewaterfortheworld.org
PURE WATER FOR THE WORLD
A Vermont-based international nonprofit with a mission to improve lives by empowering people with access to life’s most basic necessities: safe water and sanitation. We do this by partnering with underserved communities in Haiti and Honduras to provide comprehensive water, sanitation, hygiene tools and education.
Main website: https://www.purewaterfortheworld.org/
Video about PWW and their work: https://vimeo.com/261347156
Infographic on programming: https://www.purewaterfortheworld.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/WASH_Implementation.png