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Liz Kueneke

Liz Kueneke is an artist who investigates the relationship people have with their environment through participatory mapping, a strategy that allows participants to translate their expertise of local environments into a geographical framework. For Oceanic x Ibiza, Liz has created a dress inspired by Ibiza’s coastline with local designer Vanina Lefebvre. Liz will wear...

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    Tess Felix

    Tess Felix uses colorful bits of ocean debris to create playful, mosaic portraits of thought leaders and activists in the marine plastics space. Her work employs humor to tell a...

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    Celeste Byers

    From intricate illustrations to bold outdoor murals, the work of Celeste Byers is a colorful celebration of nature. Through her work with PangeaSeed and her...

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    TRES Art Collective

    TRES is an art collective whose curiosity focuses on waste: how it exists, why it exists, what it means for humans and nature. “We would like...

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    Aaron Glasson

    Artist, oceans advocate, and New Zealand native Aaron Glasson sees the earth as one giant connected ecosystem. That understanding drives his vibrant graphic work, from...

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    J. S. Weis

    Oregon-based graphic designer and painter J. S. Weis thinks the world wasn’t necessarily made for us. “Humans just got a little luckier when evolution handed...

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    Tan Zi Xi

    Artist and illustrator Tan Zi Xi’s work mixes wry, playful humor with the realities of ocean pollution. Her early collection, “An Effort Most Futile,” showcases cartoonish scenes...

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    Peter Shepard Cole

    O’ahu’s own Peter Shepard Cole explores identity from every angle, using his Hawaiian roots as a through-line to consider the impact of history, development, and change on the island...

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    Zaria Forman

    Zaria Forman is an American artist who uses her work to convey the urgency of climate change. Her art has taken her to some of...

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