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EcoArt Lectures and Reclamation Project Native Tree "Adoptions"
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When: 04/18/2009
9 am to 1 pm
Where: Florida Botanical Gardens (Pinellas County)
12520 Ulmerton Road
Largo, Florida 
Contact: Bill Bilodeau, President of Pinellas County Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society

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Join us on April 18th, 2009, from 9 am to 1 pm, at Florida Botanical Gardens, 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo, 33774 (727-582-2581).  You can  listen to ecoart lectures, watch a film series and art unveiling, explore ecoart outdoor installations and adopt native trees:

9a to 1 pm: Ecoart Film Series (playing on a loop)

9a to 1 pm: Self-Guided Tour of the Reclamation Project ecoart installations at the Florida Botanical Gardens (commissioned by the Pinellas County Public Art and Design Program)

9a to 1 pm: Distribution of Reclamation Project Native Trees and Green Flags by Pinellas Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society

10:30 am - 11:30 am:
"What is ecoart and why do we need it in Pinellas County?"
Lecture by Mary Jo Aagestoun,

11:30 am
Unveiling of Cortada’s digital art pieces

Noon - 1:00 pm
 "Participatory Art Projects: Global Awareness/Local Action"
Lecture by Xavier Cortada,

 2004 - 2013


Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.

FIU College of Architecture + The Arts

Xavier Cortada
FIU College of Architecture + The Arts
Miami Beach Urban Studios
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 440
Miami Beach, FL 33139

 Reclamation Project 



Native Flags

The Reclamation Project and Native Flags are participatory eco-art projects by FIU College of Architecture + The Arts Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada.  

In South Florida, they are presented in coordination with our project partners:

FIU Office of University Sustainabiity
MDC Earth Ethics Institute

Copyright 2006-2013 
Xavier Cortada