The digital inauguration of my pollinator habitat sculpture, “Meg Chilidae, Prairie Sanctuary” is now live. Check out the video, photos, and native bee information at the link below! Meg Chilidae, Prairie Sanctuary: online opening
Saturday April 25th, artists Janet Austin and Emily Moorhead-Wallace are hosting a digital reveal of their completed pollinator habitat sculpture, Meg Chilidae, Prairie Sanctuary. Click Here to enter digital opening! Through an online opening reception of video and photography, Emily and Janet will share details about the sculpture and how to support native pollinators. This event coincides with the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and subsequent celebrations from The Evanston Ecology Center as well as International Sculpture Day sponsored by The International Sculpture Center in Hamilton, New Jersey.
Reporter Sammi Boas highlights our upcoming Community Build program on March 7th in the Daily Northwestern newspaper. See full story below. https://dailynorthwestern.com/2020/03/03/city/artists-build-pollinator-habitat-sculpture/
We’re happy to announce the sculpture is well underway! Check out our latest fabrication images below.
In celebration of spring build pollinator nests for the new Evanston Ecology Center pollinator habitat sculpture. Drop in for half an hour or more to help construct nesting boxes and blocks. Workshop will be lead by artist Janet Austin, Emily Moorhead-Wallace and other Chicago Sculpture International artists. March 7th, 1-5pm, Open House hours 2024 McCormick Blvd, Evanston 60201 Phone: (847) 448-8256 For more information visit the Evanston Ecology Center programs page