The Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences Will Host Lecture

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Updated: 4/18/2013 5:54 am
INCLINE VILLIAGE, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) – Join UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center for its monthly lecture series featuring "The Art of the Anthropocene" at the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences in Incline Village at 291 Country Club Drive on Thursday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m.

Presenter William L. Fox is the Director of the Center for Art + Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno, Nevada. Fox's presentation will take us through an illustrated journey of art made during the Anthropocene, an informal geologic chronological term that serves to mark the evidence and extent of human activities that have had a significant global impact on the Earth's ecosystems. The artwork ranges from landscape painting to earthworks and beyond.

UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center (TERC) hosts science lectures each month with experts in topics pertinent to the region. Speakers include authorities on various environmental issues, scientific research and related regional topics of interest.

For additional information, visit http://terc.ucdavis.edu/calendar/ or contact Heather Segale at (775) 881-7562 or hmsegale@ucdavis.edu

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Kramer - 4/18/2013 11:05 AM
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sneaky, artsy way to let climate change deniers enjoy a lecture, while chronicling the degradation effect humans have had on the planet. Could be some some "hope" as well (wine and beer, appetizers). Scientists disagree on when this "epoch" started; sometime after John Wayne, i'd reckon...
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