The Frank and Broward County Cultural Division Present Art for the Earth: Artists on Climate Change
The Frank, in partnership with the Broward County Cultural Division and Broward County Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division, presents “Art for the Earth: Artists on Climate Change” on Thursday, October 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Frank art gallery in Pembroke Pines.
Art for the Earth is part of the international series “Climate Change Theatre Action” in which more than 140 collaborators in 23 countries host events to reach an audience of more than 12,000 people. Pembroke Pines is one of 60 cities across the United States that is participating in the series.
A multidisciplinary event where artists will unite to discuss climate change and environmental conservation, the evening includes a theatrical performance by Kellianne Jordan, a pop-up exhibition by visual artists Kim Heise and Lucinda Linderman and readings by Clayre Benzadón, Christell Victoria Roach and Caitlin Andrews, poets from University of Miami’s Sinking City literary magazine.
“We are thrilled for The Frank to act as a convergence space for artists to openly discuss the important and timely topic of climate change,” said Taryn Möller Nicoll, chief curator of The Frank. “The Frank is proud to represent the City of Pembroke Pines in this dynamic series and we commend Climate Change Theatre Action for the significant work the organization is doing worldwide.”
The Frank is located in the Charles F. Dodge City Center in Pembroke Pines at 601 City Center Way. Admission to The Frank is free. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about The Frank, call 954.392.2120, email [email protected] or visit thefrankgallery.org. Follow The Frank on Facebook and Instagram at The Frank Pembroke Pines.
About The Frank
The Frank is a two-story art gallery named after Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank C. Ortis for his decades-long commitment to the cultural arts. The Frank art gallery, located in the Charles F. Dodge City Center, showcases multi-disciplinary inclusive exhibitions to foster connections, initiate cultural change and promote innovation. The gallery’s exhibition and learning space serves as a site of convergence for artists, performers, thought leaders and community members to create partnerships for social engagement, leveraging the power of the arts to create a sense of place.
The Frank is located at 601 City Center Way Pembroke Pines, FL 33025. Stay connected and follow The Frank on Facebook and Instagram at The Frank Pembroke Pines. For more information, call 954.392.2120 or email: [email protected].
Open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission charges are subject to change during special events. Times and dates for special events will be announced.
Funding for this organization is provided in part by Broward County Cultural Division, Culture Builds Florida, Hello Sunny-Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention Center and Visitors Bureau and National Endowment for the Arts.