Art and the Environment, a six-part Sunday at the Met program, brought together artists and scholars to discuss art's relationship to the environment. In this video, James Balog, Founder and Director of Extreme Ice Survey discusses his interest in melting glaciers. By photographing and filming all over the globe, he has been able to create a visual representation of the worldwide loss of glaciers and their relationship to global warming.
Recorded March 24, 2013
This event is part of The Met Reframed, a yearlong artistic partnership with Paul D. Miller, a.k.a. D.J. Spooky That Subliminal Kid, a multimedia artist who works as a composer, writer, and D.J.
The Met Reframed is made possible by Marianna Sackler.