International Mangroves Day.

‘Mangroves from the Water’ is a group multimedia art exhibition that would have been opening today, in Geelong, to celebrate Mangroves Day which is 26th of July,  Due to the coronavirus pandemic the exhibition has been postponed to the 26th July, 2021.

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In celebration of the upcoming Mangroves Day exhibition, ‘Mangroves from the Water’ commissioned International Artist, Stephanie Neville, to design the poster. In collaboration, the Mangroves Fosters Community, Ocean Tree Studio (Maya Greven) in Florida designed a poster for the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem.

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Mangroves from the Water artists and guest speakers are:

Dr Alexis Gambis, Nicola Cerini, Enrico Santucci, Deb Taylor, Richard Collopy, Jacqui Dreessens, Geraldine Chansard, Helen and Peter Martin, Malcolm Gardiner, Dr Oscar Serrano and Zahidah Zeytoun Millie.

Our team member, Zahidah Zeytoun Millie, is very passionate about Mangroves and the role they play in our eco-system. You can read her, and Enrico Santucci’s stories on our @humansingeelong website.