Surf. Relax. Create.
To help raise awareness for the preservation of our natural resources, using art as an ally in promoting creative recycling. The Skeleton Sea Art Gallery has accepted this challenge, along with the Municipality of Mafra and the Parishes of Carvoeira, Ericeira and St. Isidoro, thereby organizing several beach clean-ups and creative workshops that aim to celebrate the World Environment Day (June 5) and World Oceans Day (June 8), under the inspiration of “Ericeira, World Surfing Reserve.” Communicating with a conservational message – Keep the Oceans and Beaches Clean – these activities shall take place between the 5th and 8th of June, on the beaches of Foz do Lizandro and Ribeira d’Ilhas. The project seeks to promote in Portugal the Good Environmental Status (GES) in local marine and coastal waters and improve Ocean literacy levels amongst different age groups of the Portuguese School Community, transferring good habits learnt in school into the household, so that behaviour change can have ripple effects in the wider population. We believe that people are most successful in achieving change when …
The Tollwood festival’s theme is the ocean … Welle machen für Meere ohne Plastik! Raising awareness for plastic free oceans! Everyday open from 2pm to midnight. For more info, please see: http://www.tollwood.de/english/
2015, Joao Parrinha & Xandi Kreuzeder Material: Mixed Beach Trash; Size: 450 cm diameter Location: Ericeira, Portugal
Here you can see and read what they have to say about it… (Sorry it is only in German).
Combine a hands-on workshop with some surfing in Ericeira!
Ever thought about creating something durfing your surf trip?
PARQUE DE SANTA MARTA – Sala Atlântico | Tuesday to Sunday | 10H00 – 13H00 / 14H00 – 18H00 | 17th April until 1st May 2016 – ERICEIRA VILLAGE
Plastic pollution in the oceans is still an actual cause day by day!
Projeto Skeleton Sea Seelings – Educação Marinha