Deep Ecology Artist Fellowship

Katherine Ziff
Artwork by Katherine Ziff, 2018 Deep Ecology Fellow

We are seeking artists looking to spend time at the sanctuary to explore their artistic perspective in regards to the role of native medicinal plants in the ecosystem through photography, writing, music, and mixed media.

We will accept applications until we fill all 5 positions for 2022. Applicants are welcome to stay for up to 2 weeks. We will provide free onsite lodging to those who are accepted. Our lodging has full amenities: electricity, wifi, private bathroom, full kitchen, and a landline phone (no cell reception onsite).

To apply please submit a description of what your interest is in applying for the fellowship, a project idea, and an example of your artwork along with a CV or resume.

We also ask those who are accepted to participate in the artist fellowship to share their work in our annual Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation. Artwork is expected to be submitted to United Plant Savers by the end of the year in which you complete your fellowship. We hope that this fellowship will offer an opportunity for those seeking sanctuary for artistic inspiration to have the time and space to connect with the healing plants. We look forward to attracting a diverse range of individuals who will explore the meaning of sanctuary and share their artist experience with our membership and the broader plant community.

If you have any questions about the application process or the program, please email Katey at manager@unitedplantsavers.org

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Meadow Flower by Katherine Ziff
Meadow Flower by Katherine Ziff

Deep ecology is an ecological and environmental philosophy promoting the inherent worth of living beings regardless of their instrumental utility to human needs, plus a radical restructuring of modern human societies in accordance with such ideas. Deep ecology argues that the natural world is a subtle balance of complex inter-relationships in which the existence of organisms is dependent on the existence of others within ecosystems. Human interference with or destruction of the natural world poses a threat therefore not only to humans but to all organisms constituting the natural order.


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