ARTPORT_making waves is an international curatorial practice

that raises awareness about environmental issues with a focus on climate change

through art exhibitions, videoprojects, residency programs, advisory

and educational programs as well as collaborations linking the arts,

science, and politics with the aim to inspire social change.

 

We are pleased to announce BODO KORSIG (Germany) as the public-voting-winner of COOL STORIES FOR WHEN THE PLANET GETS HOTS IV with his video “Täuschung (Deception)”, 2013 (3:03′). He will be awarded a 4-weeks-residency at the artist residency Largo das Artes in Rio de Janeiro  in May 2014.

(download the press release) (download the fact sheet)

Screening of COOL STORIES FOR WHEN THE PLANET GETS HOT IV at CINEMA PLANETA, the International Environmental Film Festival in Mexico:

Where: Palacio de Cortés, Cuernavaca, Mexico

When: April 13, 11 am

link:  http://cinemaplaneta.org/index.php/es/cine/programas-invitados/cool-stories-for-when-the-planet-gets-hot-iv

WHAT WE DO

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Art Projects

We curate thematic exhibitions, public art events, site-specific installations, performances, and video projects. We also organize panels, talks, and conferences for museums, universities, corporations, institutions, and art fairs worldwide.

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Social Responsibility Consulting

We offer taylor-made consulting for corporations, institutions, collections, and art fairs worldwide to build a sustainable and future oriented identity.

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Educational Programs

Through thematic workshops we aim at giving the participants an insight into environmental issues and possible solutions which include their sense of responsibility, creativity and participation.

We explore artists’ responses to climate change, its causes, effects, and solutions.

How can artists make a difference?

How can they create awareness among the general public

and influence the political will to adapt public policy and education?

What are the different approaches worldwide

and how can we create synergies to effect change?

SOME FUN FACTS:

97
Artists
100
Events
59
Partners
150000
Cumulative Audience

Who we are

Anne-Marie Melster and Corinne Erni are international Art Curators, Art Critics and Art Advisors of more than 15 years of expertise.

Anne Marie Melster Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

Co-founder / Co-director

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Anne-Marie Melster

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Co-founder / Co-director

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Corinne Erni

Dorothee ficher Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

International Coordinator, Spain

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Dorothee Fischer

Violeta Garin Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

Communications Assistant, Spain

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Violeta Garín

Eleonora Isunza de Pech Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

Coordinator Mexico

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Eleonora Isunza de Pech

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Coordinator Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Aline Baiana

Veeranganakumari Solanki Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

Advisor India

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Veeranganakumari Solanki

Alexandrina Pereira Anne Marie Melster and Corinne Erni

Associate Development London/Paris

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Alexandrina Pereira

 

Here are a few partners and sponsors we’ve worked with so far.


Projects

Consulting Services

ARTPORT_making waves offers a taylormade consulting element for corporations, institutions, collections, and art fairs worldwide to build a sustainable and future oriented identity by creating specific environmental art and education projects, collecting environmental art, publishing sustainability oriented books, catalogues and dossiers, organizing panels focused on art, science and sustainability, and by producing events that engage the public in the context of the conservation of nature.

Read our selection of press & media coverage.

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CONTACT

We'd really love to hear from you so why not drop us an email and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

We believe in the transformative power of the arts,

in connection with science and politics, towards the conservation of nature.

It brings people from all over the world together

to collectively think about how to interact with nature in a sustainable way.

-- Anne-Marie Melster & Corinne Erni, Co-founders/Co-directors of ARTPORT_making waves --

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