Zavodny, Piscuskas at arts conference
Orono — Unity College Professor and Director of the Center for Environmental Arts and Humanities John Zavodny will participate in a workshop on art and sustainability at the Maine International Conference on the Arts, Friday, Oct. 25, from 5 to 6 p.m. in Room 5 of the Collins Center on the University of Maine campus.
Also participating in the workshop are Martha Piscuskas, Director of Programming at Waterfall Arts in Belfast; and Michael Shaughnessy, artist and teacher at the University of Southern Maine.
The workshop will explore where the arts fit with topics such as local food initiatives, green energy, sustainable building practices, land conservation and other environmental movements. The session will explore ways the arts have intersected with these kinds of projects and explore the outcomes of the partnerships involved.
Details and registration information for the conference are online at mainearts.maine.gov.
Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or firstname.lastname@example.org.