Below are some prompts for talking about this exhibit with students of all ages. We recommend beginning with Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) before diving deeper and reading the curatorial statement.

Discussion Prompts

What do you recognize in the artwork?

Does anything in the artwork connect to your own experiences?

Why do you think the artist chose the colors in this artwork?

Is this exhibit depicting a place? If so, where is it?

What message do you think the artist is trying to convey?

How does the sound add to the experience of the exhibit?

How can we cultivate care for our environment and the habitats and creatures living alongside us?

The artist worked with many people to create this exhibition. Have you ever collaborated on a creative project? What was challenging about it? What worked well?

This exhibition has been shown in 2 other galleries where people could visit in person. What are some of the differences between seeing the artwork online and seeing it in person?