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Climate + Art = Change – Art Benefit – Day 1

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

SAVING THE ENVIRONMENT ONE PAINTING AT A TIME

This is a two-day special Art Exhibit & Sale, plus Educational Events to benefit the Community Environmental Council (CEC) and the Los Padres Chapter of Sierra Club, which will receive 40% of the proceeds from sales.  All participating organizations are focused on climate actions and solutions that are needed NOW.

Over 130 artworks reflecting climate themes will be featured in the large Assembly Room of the Community Arts Workshop, with artists on site throughout the show. Jurist and established local artist Holli Harmon will be hosting her art, along with over 75 known SCAPE artists.

** Online show runs from Oct 16 – 22. Buy art here.**

Information tables, panel discussions, and screenings of short films will be hosted by the Climate Realty Project, CEC and Sierra Club in the Shed Room where action items will be provided on how we can further address the climate crisis.

Explore Ecology will host a children’s activities tent on Saturday, October 23rd.  Kids of all ages (with parental supervisor) are welcome.

2 pm UCSB Professor Roland Geyer, “Living on a Planet in Peril”
3:30 pm Wildfires and Climate Change Panel – Montecito Fire Chief Kevin Taylor, Retired SB Fire Chief Pat McElroy, UCSB Professor Leila Carvalho, Nie Elmquist, Wildlands Fire Expert.

5 – 8 pm Reception: With John Palminteri. Wine, music, bites, awards

Further details.

Details

Date:
October 23
Time:
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizers

Southern California Artists Painting for the Environment (SCAPE)
The Climate Reality Project

Venue

Community Arts Workshop
631 Garden Street
Santa Barbara,
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