December 24

Exhibit Opening

Chrysler Museum of Art
One Memorial Place, Norfolk, Virginia 23510
April 9-10, 2022
11:00 am - 4 pm

Living With Rising Waters: Symposium on Sea Level Rise Science, Impacts and Solutions

The Chrysler Museum of Art presents a two-day symposium examining topics illuminated in FloodZone: Photographs by Anastasia Samoylova and Waters Rising: A View from Our Backyard. Together, Waters Rising and FloodZone offer searching analyses of two regions situated on the frontlines of climate change; Hampton Roads, Virginia and Miami, Florida.

All symposium participants must present vaccination cards or a negative COVID test (within 72 hours) before they will be admitted to the theater.)

Kaufmann Theater, Chrysler Museum of Art
Free. Registration required.

  11am: Science & Solutions Panel
  • Carol Considine, Commonwealth Center for Recurrent Flooding Resiliency, ODU ICAR, Moderator
  • Tom Allen, Professor of Geography, Department of Political Science & Geography, ODU
  • Tal Ezer, Ocean & Earth Sciences, ODU
  • Margaret Mulholland, Ocean & Earth Sciences, ODU
  • Mujde Erten-Unal, Civil & Environmental Engineering, ODU
 2pm: Artistic Interpretation Panel
  • Seth Feman, Deputy Director for Art & Interpretation, Curator of Photography, CMA, Moderator
  • Anastasia Samoylova, Artist, FloodZone
  • Greta Pratt, Artist, Department of Art, ODU
  • Matt Eich, Artist, Photographer
 3:30pm: Flooding Resilience & Social Equity Panel
  • Jessica Whitehead, Director, ICAR ODU, Moderator
  • James Redick, Director, Norfolk Emergency Preparedness & Response
  • Gina Harris, Portsmouth Resilience Officer
  • Ron Carlee, Professor, Public Service, ODU
 Sunday, April 10
 2pm: Artist Talk, Anastasia Samoylova, FloodZone

 3pm: Curators and Artist in FloodZone and Waters Rising to answer questions

 4pm: Screening of Tidewater

March 2022
River of Hope, Youth programming with Elizabeth River Project -- Geography display table - Elizabeth River maps, hydrone, etc.

April 16, 2022

Leaf Workshop: Brendan Butler

April 23, 2022

Chysler Earth Day - Family Day

April 2022, tbd

Monarch Service Day

TBD, 2022

  • Youth Education event (with Elizabeth River Project)
  • Blue Line Project
  • Keeping History Above Water conference
  • Follow