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Climate in Pieces
September 9 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
SUSTAINABLE LIVING SPEAKERS SERIES and Open House
From art to action
For her yearlong project as the City of Kitchener’s 2017 artist in residence, Julie Sperling is engaging the community in an open dialogue about the environment using a series of mosaics.
At this presentation, hear her thoughts about climate change from the perspective a mosaic artist. Tour REEP house, and make a small mosaic to contribute to Julie’s final project.
Julie Sperling is a Canadian mosaic artist based in Kitchener, Ontario. Her studio practice finds her camped out at the intersection of art, environment, science, and policy, and she firmly believes in the important role that artists play as advocates, activists, and change-makers.
- Presentation: 1:30 p.m.
- Q & A: 2 p.m.
OPEN HOUSE: 2:15 – 3:30 P.M.
Stay to explore the REEP House for Sustainable Living. Or come especially to check out the house’s environmental features.