Above: Blue Fractals, Erebus Ice Tongue Cave is the subject of an “Art in Focus” conversation led by Fairfield University Art Museum Curator of Education Michelle DiMarzo on March 14 while Walking in Antarctica was on view there, now available on YouTube.


 

During February-March, the Fairfield University Art Museum hosted the exhibition and a slide talk on opening night in which I introduced the show and provided background on what it's like to live and work in Antarctica and what motivated me to pursue this project. Over 100 people attended the live event, which was also live-streamed and recorded and can be accessed on their YouTube channel. There you can also find a two-minute walkthrough of the exhibition set to music and an episode of the monthly Art in Focus talk by Michelle Di Marzo, Curator of Education and Academic Engagement, focusing on Blue Fractals, one of the ice cave photographs in the exhibition. The museum also created an online interactive 3D walkthrough that you can navigate through and play the clips from the audio tour. Below are all the links.

Helen giving a lecture at Fairfield University

Opening night slide talk
Recorded at Fairfield University, February 1, 2024
(1 hour including intro and Q & A)

Blue Fractals, Erebus Ice Tongue Cave, Antarctica (2015), archival pigment print, 15.125 x 22 inches

Art in Focus episode on Blue Fractals, Erebus Ice Tongue Cave
Presented by Michelle DiMarzo on March 14, 2024
(12 minutes)

Installation at Fairfield University

Video walkthrough set to music
A 2:30 minute video of the museum's installation

Fairfield Univ Installation 3D Visualization

Interactive 3D walkthrough with audio clips
Navigate through the Fairfield University Art Museum installation with your mouse. Click on the blue and white circles to play the audio clip of the walking tour that you would hear in the exhibition.

CT Post article Screenshot

Read an interview with me published January 2, 2024 in the print editions of the Connecticut Post and Fairfield Citizen in conjunction with the Fairfield University display of Walking in Antarctica.

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