Bringing the Dead Sea to Life through Art & Music
Artists For Nature - The Dead Sea
Between March 15 & 27, 2017 John Foker took part in an eleven day long visit to Jordan & Israel as part of a project to raise global awareness to the plight of the Dead Sea, a unique geographic formation located at the lowest point on earth.
The project comprises 15 painters, two photographers and four musicians who will work alongside Jordanian, Palestinian and Israeli artists. it will continue with a travelling exhibition of the artists' work and the production of an art book.
A short film of the project so far can be seen by clicking on the link below:
The project organisations - The Hoopoe Foundation, The Artists for Nature Foundation, The Amman Center for Peace & Development (ACPD, Jordan), Society for Protection of Nature in Israel (SPNI) together with the Dead Sea Research Institute - are hoping to create a healthier environment benefiting the entire biological and cultural diversity of the region.