Location of permanent exhibition: Surf Café in Erceira, Portugal // Artist: Xandi Kreuzeder
Surf. Relax. Create.
To help raise awareness for the preservation of our natural resources, using art as an ally in promoting creative recycling. Skeleton Sea 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.” The intention is not only to invite participantes to collect beach trash but to also find new uses for old things, making art from the collected materials and thus jointly create a guardian installation piece for the first World Surfing Reserve in Europe – because together we are stronger and united we can go further! This “Octupus” piece will be presented at Ribeira d’Ilhas beach and is to remain throughout the year as a guardian symbol of marine and coastal water preservation. Little artists will be creating true “Presents of the Sea” by helping raise awareness and build community support for the …
Location of temporary exhibition: Oceánario de Lisboa, Portugal // Artists: Joao Parrinha & Xandi Kreuzeder
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