Getting the Water Right Presentation February 23 by Photographer Adam Nadel
Contact: General Park Information, 305-242-7700
Contact: Media contacts only: Linda Friar,, 305-242-7714
Contact: Mary Plumb,, 305-242-7017
HOMESTEAD, FL: Everglades National Park is pleased to invite the community to a presentation on , by photographer Adam Nadel, who will discuss his project, “Getting the Water Right.” The free event will begin at Audiotheque , at the at ArtCenter/South Florida, located at 924 Lincoln Road #201, Miami Beach, Florida 33139.
Mr. Nadel is the February Artist in Residence in the Everglades (AIRIE), and his project is a museum exhibition that documents the people and landscape of the greater Everglades watershed. Nadel has crisscrossed the Everglades to document how politics, culture, economy, and ecology have dynamically interacted, and often collided, to push the Everglades ecosystem to the edge of collapse.
Nadel explains, “The Artist in Residence in the Everglades program allowed me to document the natural splendor of the Everglades landscape, the beauty of its native species, and the invasive exotic animals and plants that threaten the ecosystem.”
For more information about Adam Nadel’s work, visit his website www.adamnadel.net
For more information on the AIRIE program call 305-242-7752, or visit http://www.nps.gov/ever/
Applications for 2015 are currently being received; the deadline is .
Support for this program comes from AIRIE, Inc.
AIRIE, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization with the mission of supporting the AIRIE program at Everglades National Park through fundraising and producing special projects. AIRIE, Inc.’s purpose is to inform, connect, and support artists, writers and musicians who wish to be ambassadors for ENP.
WHAT: “Getting the Water Right,” a presentation by photographer Adam Nadel.
WHEN: , , beginning at 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Audiotheque at ArtCenter/South Florida, located at 924 Lincoln Road #201, Miami Beach, Florida 33139.
Did You Know?
Over fifty-nine color varieties of the Liguus Tree Snail have been seen in and around the Everglades ecosystem. They graze on the algae and lichen that grows on smooth-barked trees. During the dry winter months, they are usually sealed to these trees to conserve moisture.