Registration Required

Weather Report: A Symposium on Art and Weather

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 11 am to 5 pm

Free/All are welcome
Located at Ives Concert Hall, Midtown Campus, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT

Please join us for a one-day cross-disciplinary symposium investigating the intersection of art and weather. The symposium features our Exhibitions Director, Richard Klein, and noted WCBS 880 radio meteorologist, Craig Allen, hosting a unique gathering of artists and researchers presenting on weather as it informs their work, reflecting how atmosphere shapes our collective experience. The symposium is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Weather Report, which will be on view at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum October 6, 2019, to March 29, 2020.

Registration required at: www.wcsu.edu/artweather

Master of Ceremonies: Craig Allen, Meteorologist, WCBS 880

Speakers:

Amanda Bunce, Forest Management Researcher, UConn’s Stormwise Program

Todd Forrest, Arthur Ross Vice President for Horticulture and Living Colelctions, New York Botanical Garden

Kim Keever, Artist

Richard Klein, Exhibitions Director, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Colin McMullen, Artist

Pat Pickett, Artist

Presented by The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, in partnership with the Meteorology Club at Western Connecticut State University, the WCSU’s Maricostas School of Arts & Sciences Meteorology Program, and the New York City/Long Island Chapter of the American Meteorological Society.