Aired Saturday, November 21, 2020

Environmental Awareness: Connecting The Arts And Sciences

Show #110

Talking about using art and science to make people aware of the environment and endangered species.

Guests

Gina Christy Westergard, Associate Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – School of the Arts – University of Kansas

Jim Poyser, Executive Director of Earth Charter Indiana

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Environmental Awareness: Connecting the Arts and Sciences

by Jill Ditmire and Mark Kesling

Image 1

An Angel in the Room

Memorial

copper, electroformed sculpting epoxy, electroformed ABS plastic,

powder coating, enamel paint, glitter

19”H x 24”W x 24”D

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

Image 1.a

An Angel in the Room (detail)

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

Image 2 

A Somber Tale II

Memorial

copper, electroformed taxidermy head, electroformed seed pod, 24K gold leaf, 

gel medium, acrylic paint, enamel paint

10”H x 7”L x 8”D

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

Image 3

A Somber Tale I

Memorial

copper, electroformed taxidermy head, 24K gold leaf,

gel medium, acrylic paint, enamel paint

10”H x 7”L x 8”D

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

Image 4

Mater et Filia

Urn

copper, 24K gold leaf, electroformed buttonbush seedpods, gel medium,

enamel paint, acrylic paint, glitter

14”H x 8”L x 8”D

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

Image 4.a

Mater et Filia (detail)

Gina Westergard

https://www.ginawestergard.com

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