Living with Rising Waters: Symposium on Sea Level Rise Science, Impacts and Solutions


The Chrysler Museum of Art presents a two-day symposium examining topics illuminated in FloodZone: Photographs by Anastasia Samoylova and Waters Rising: A View from our Backyard. Together, the exhibitions offer searching analyses of two regions situated on the frontlines of climate change: Hampton Roads, Virginia and Miami, Florida. 


The first day of the symposium will feature three panels: Science & Solutions, Artistic Interpretation, and Flooding Resilience & Social Equity. On the second day, artist Anastasia Samoylova will discuss her photographic process, and exhibition curators will be available in the galleries to engage with participants. The symposium will end with a screening of the short documentary Tidewater



Registration is required.


For the safety of everyone in our community, all visitors age 3 and up are required to wear a face mask in the Museum and Glass Studio, regardless of vaccination status.


Prior to theater entry, please present proof of vaccination or results of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of the event. Digital copies are acceptable. 


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