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2021 ONLINE Residencies

Natalie Ball & 
Philip Samartzis

This year the Foundation will experiment with a new format for our residency and exhibition programme that will act as a response to creating art, climate discourse and building community during the time of social distancing.

We have invited Native American mixed media artist Natalie Ball and Australian sound artist Philip Samartzis to consider the theme of WATER from afar through online residencies.

Their research and work will reflect a wide range of topics such as sustainability, rights, climate, mythology, history, science, politics and more.
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The Verbier 3-D Foundation

We are a small dynamic Foundation that supports artists working out of their comfort zones to develop new work around environmentalism.
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Eco Acoustics: Listening to a Changing Environment

Too much importance is attached to the writing of music, too much to the formula, the craft: we seek ideas inside ourselves, when in fact they should be sought from outside. We combine, we construct… we do not hear around us the countless sounds of nature, we do not sufficiently appreciate this immensely varied music […]

Philip Samartzis: Vernissage + Sound Walk

Join us on Saturday 26 June for the Vernissage of - Eco Acoustics: Listening To A Changing Environment with sound artist Philip Samartzis. Too much importance is attached to the writing of music, too much to the formula, the craft: we seek ideas inside ourselves, when in fact they should be sought from outside. We […]

Eco Acoustics with Philip Samartzis

The Verbier 3-D Foundation has invited sound artist Philip Samartzis to develop a project utilising the practice of Eco Acoustics to consider the importance of listening to WATER - as a means towards a better understanding of the complex environmental changes facing our planet. Eco Acoustics is an emerging interdisciplinary science that investigates natural and […]