The Atkinson Symposium: Beyond Earth Art

Friday, April 11, 2014 at 9:30am to 4:00pm

Johnson Museum of Art Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 114 Central Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

Artists and experts will explore topics found in beyond earth art • contemporary artists and the environment. Speakers are scheduled to include art historian and critic Suzaan Boettger; William L. Fox, director of the Center for Art + Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno; artist Christian Houge; Amy Lipton, codirector of ecoartspace, a nonprofit platform providing opportunities for artists who address environmental issues; and artist Lucy Orta.

Registration is free but seating is limited; please contact Elizabeth Saggese at or 607 254-4642 to reserve a space by Friday, April 4.

The symposium is funded by Cornell’s Atkinson Forum in American Studies Program.

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Johnson Museum of Art, Sustainability




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Elizabeth Saggese

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