Climate Art and Science in Seattle

Artwork: Carrie Bodle. 'Northeast Pacific Ocean Hovmoller Plots 2002-2010'. Image credit: Carrie Bodle).

In an article in the University of Washington's UW Today, Vince Stricherz reports on an art exhibit organized for the 91st Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society in Seattle. Weather and climate scientists from the US and abroad collaborated with EcoArts Connections and 36 artists from Washington State to create Forecast: Communicating Weather and Climate From microbursts and mixed-media art to sculpture and sea level rise, art and science instillations mingle effortlessly in this innovate show. Curated by Lele Barnett in the North Lobby of the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC), the exhibit will be on display through 4/9/2011.

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