April 20, 2018
For Immediate Release
April 20, 2018
Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live
- Standing at the Water’s Edge with Crisitina Mittermeier
CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents welcomes acclaimed photographer and marine biologist, National Geographic Live explorer Crisitina Mittermeier with Standing at the Water’s Edge on April 22 & 23, 2018 in the Jack Singer Concert Hall.
Mittermeier is a Mexican-born marine biologist and photographer specializing in conservation issues. As a writer and a photographer for the past 25 years, Mittermeier’s work centers on the delicate balance between human well-being and healthy ecosystems. Mittermeier is also a writer and series editor of her own publishing company, Earth in Focus editions, and her work has been published in prestigious scientific publications including Science and Nature as well as in more popular publications, including National Geographic.
Mittermeier is the founder and former president of the International League of Conservation Photographers (ILCP) and was recently recognized as one of the World’s top 40 Most Influential Outdoor Photographers by Outdoor Magazine. She received the 2011 Nature’s Best/Smithsonian Conservation Photographer of the Year award and the North American Nature Photographer’s Association 2010 Mission Award. Mittermeier is also the 2016 recipient of the Imaging Alliance “Photographers who Give Back” Award.
‘“I have been lucky to travel to over 100 countries in every continent and I have had the opportunity to work with amazing organizations dedicated to protecting our planet, its wildlife and its people,” says Cristina Mittermeier.
Click to watch Cristina’s inspiring TEDx presentation.
What: Standing at the Water’s Edge
When: Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2 PM & Monday, April 23, 2018 at 7 PM
Where: Arts Commons, Jack Singer Concert Hall
For tickets, call 403-294-9494 or visit artscommons.ca
For media inquiries or more information contact:
Aaron Chatha, Communications Manager
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