Wonder and delight at last year’s Imagine Climate. PC: Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Coming soon: February 25!

Mark your calendars: the 2nd annual Imagine Climate 2020 is coming your way. Science and art will throw sparks — and generate action — in the Roaring Fork Valley during this monthlong exploration of climate culture, February 25 through March 18. With two dozen collaborating organizations, artists and innovators, we’re bringing you creative perspectives and possibilities on climate like never before:

FEB 25 + 26 // Climate Billboard Project launch parties
art made from carbon emissions (whaaat???)

MAR 9 // Inner Climate/Outer Climate
wellness in the age of eco-anxiety

MAR 12 // Building Resiliency in the RFV
innovation conversation by US Green Building Council – Roaring Fork

MAR 13 // Tales of Water opening reception @ Skye Gallery
visual art exhibition that starts with snowpack and ends with our most precious resource

MAR 18 // To be announced
sonic performance at the intersection of arctic and hip hop

ONGOING // Reading List for a Warming World
10 climate must-reads in fiction and nonfiction curated by Aspen Words

PLUS // Opportunities to take action at our mobile engagement station

Sign up here for first dibs on Imagine Climate 2020 details. And for a taste of what’s to come, join CORE and the Aspen Art Museum on February 5th from 5 to 7 pm for a preview at Press Play, a free AAM program that starts with a nontraditional tour and ends with art-making, conversation and refreshments. This edition will feature our own Lara Whitley and an activity that lets you transform air pollution into art. (Please RSVP to Teresa Booth Brown, AAM’s Artist Programs Coordinator.)

Imagine Climate 2020 will feature the talents and contributions of many partners, whose support ensures that all programming is free and open to the public:

  • ACES
  • The Art Base
  • Aspen Chapel
  • Aspen Skiing Company Environment Foundation
  • Aspen Words
  • Basalt Public Arts Commission
  • Basalt Public Library
  • Susan Brady
  • Carbondale Arts
  • City of Aspen
  • The Collective
  • Ether Arts
  • Graviky Labs
  • Marble Distilling Co
  • Summers Moore
  • Red Brick Center for the Arts
  • Skye Gallery
  • Snowmass Arts Advisory Board
  • Town of Basalt
  • Town of Snowmass Village
  • Partial list as of press time

Check out the gallery of Imagine Climate 2019. Stay tuned at www.aspencore.org.