Opening Reception: Friday, October 14, 2011, 6:30-8:30pm
Join The Center for Green Urbanism Tubman-Mahan Gallery for the second ReCreate exhibition focused this year on water –sustainability of our lives locally and globally. ReCreate: H2O will take place at The Center for Green Urbanism Tubman-Mahan Gallery, 3938 Benning Road, NE, Washington, DC, October 10 – November 11, 2011
The exhibit, ReCreate: H2O recognizes the important role water plays in our lives, encompassing social, economic, cultural, and environmental issues. Artists interpreted the water theme by reflecting on its role individually and on a global scale and how they would recreate their world to make it better.
ReCreate: H2O will begin the celebration at the Opening Reception on Friday, October 14, 2011, 6:30-8:30pm at The Center for Green Urbanism, in Washington, DC’s Ward 7. The event will feature music by East of the River Boys and Girls Steelband and light refreshments.
- Zandra Chestnut
- Irisol Gonzalez
- Carol Herwig
- Russ McIntosh
- Jeannie Monoco
- Candice Schibli
- Dawn Whitmore
Additional ReCreate: H2O events will all be held at The Center for Green Urbanism as follows:
- ReCreate: H2O, art exhibit, featuring the work of local artists, October 10 – November 11, 2011. The Center is open for viewing Tuesday-Friday, 10-5pm and weekends by appointment.
- The opening reception on Friday, October 14, 2011 from 6:30-8:30pm will feature the East of the River Boys and Girls Steelband and refreshments.
- Coffee with the artists of ReCreate: H2O, Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 6:30-8:30pm – bring your own mug and hear about the artists’ inspirations and work.
- Water in the Neighborhood event, film viewing of F.L.O.W. (For the Love of Water), DC Water presentation on water and sewer projects in the District followed by a discussion, Saturday, November 5, 2011, 11am-2pm
For more information about ReCreate: H2O go to www.centerforgreenurbanism/call-for-art-recreate-h2o
About The Center for Green Urbanism
The mission of the Center for Green Urbanism is to create a business-friendly environment that provides startups with affordable office space and business services in a sustainable and energy efficient green demonstration facility. The centeris located in downtown Ward 7, Washington, DC. Meeting spaces are available and Wi-Fi is accessible throughout the facility. The Center is a design model for a “living green business” in an urban setting, by decreasing carbon footprint ‒promoting home gardening, using energy efficient lighting and appliances, solar shade window treatments, a purified drinking water system, water saving devices and the recycling of trash and waste. Learn more at www.centerforgreenurbanism.org