Join IASPIS Artists in Residence Lisa Marr and Paolo Davanzo for a weekend of screenings and workshops, exploring eco-art. How can we create in collaboration with local fruit, flowers, trees, and herbs? Come and find out together! It’s all free, materials are provided and all ages are welcome to join.
Friday, April 28, 9:00 – 10:30 pm
Screening of eco-friendly film.
Saturday, April 29, 12:00 – 4:00 pm
We’ll connect with plants to create magical images on cloth, paper, and celluloid.
Sunday, April 30, 12:00 – 4:00 pm
We’ll explore dyes and inks made from mindfully foraged local organics.
About the artists
Paolo Davanzo and Lisa Marr are filmmakers, educators and community cinema activists whose work is a catalyst for creative collaboration and positive social change. For the past twenty years, they have facilitated experimental cinematic programming for tens of thousands of people of all ages via the Echo Park Film Center, a non-profit neighbourhood media arts center with a focus on analog film education and resources. In addition to their work at their home bases in Los Angeles and Vancouver, Lisa and Paolo travel the world, sharing handmade movies and music with local communities.