The Integration of Art & Science to Enhance Environmental Communication
The Aquarium of the Pacific is a leader in integrating the arts in all their modalities with the sciences to create and deliver environmental messages. It does so in ways that engage, entertain, educate, and make emotional connections that lead to changes in attitude and behavior. Join leading artists and scientists in exploring the power of partnerships in addressing major environmental issues. Aquatic Academy includes a series of four evening classes fostering dialogue on complex and pressing issues related to the ocean and environment.
Overview of the course; its goals and objectives and The Sciences and The Arts: Two different and complementary domains.
- Tom Bowman, President of Bowman Design Group
- Heidrun Mumper-Drumm, Professor and Director of Sustainability Initiatives, Art Center College of Design
- Jerry Schubel, President and CEO, Aquarium of the Pacific
Focus on the Performing Arts
- Lisa Cron, Author of “Wired for Story”
- Andreas Mitisek, Artistic and General Director, Long Beach Opera
Focus on Design and the Visual Arts
- Mariana Amatullo, Vice President, Designmatters, Art Center College of Design
- Dan Goods, Visual Strategist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
- David Wilcox, Artistic Director, Long Beach Ballet
The Power of Messaging and Story
- Aileen Buckley, Professional Cartographer, Esri, Inc.
- James Gimzewski, Distinguished Professor, UCLA
- Jerry Zucker, Film Producer, Director and Hollywood Lead on the Science-Entertainment Exchange
Parking will be validated for course participants. CEU Credit offered in conjunction with CSULB.
Tune in Live
This speaking engagement will be streamed live via the web at no cost. Times posted are in Pacific Time. Please note that if you tune in early, you may see either a placeholder image or another scheduled guest speaker engagement. Launch the live web stream.
Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 | 7:00 PM–9:30 PM
Thursday, May 2, 2013 | 7:00 PM–9:30 PM
Thursday, May 9, 2013 | 7:00 PM–9:30 PM
Thursday, May 16, 2013 | 7:00 PM–9:30 PM
|Cost||Course fees are $50 for public, $40 for Aquarium members.
$10 extra for CEU credit.
|Tickets||Online reservations are not available for this event at this time.|