Artist and climate activist Monica Jahan Bose and multimedia artist and video journalist Robin Bell present WARMING WATERS, a temporary public art project, draping the C&O Canal wall in Georgetown behind the former Dean and Deluca with massive colorful cotton fabric saris from Bangladesh covered with printmaking and writing about climate change by residents of Washington and Katakhali Village, Bangladesh along with video projections on the saris and trees in the evenings. The temporary installation will be for four consecutive days starting on Earth Day, from April 22-25, 2020. The projections will be in the evenings from 8-10 pm. Stay tuned for more details.
This project is funded by a Public Art Building Communities Grant from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.