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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Arts in Conservation Education

Case Studies

Collaborations between artists and conservation educators across the country

Artists in Conversation With The World

Artists in Conversation
with the World

Karen McCoy, artist and conservationist, studies the relationship between nature and culture....

EcoVoce

EcoVoce

EcoVoce, an ensemble from Northern Virginia, creates educational concert programs by combining their enthusiasm...

The Flotilla Project

The Flotilla Project

The Flotilla project, carried out in 2004, underscores the interconnectivity of America’s waterways...

Inspirations from the Forest

Inspirations from the Forest

Inspirations from the Forest, which stemmed from the Forest Service: Community and Culture program...

River of Words

River of Words

River of Words encourages both teachers and students to become “ecoliterate” through poetry and art....

Artist in Residence

Artist in Residence

Elizabeth Billings, the 2007 artist-in-residence at the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park...

The Fiddlin’ Foresters

The Fiddlin’ Foresters

The Fiddlin’ Foresters, also known as the official old-time string band of the U.S. Forest Service....

Honest Horses

Honest Horses

Paula Morin raises public awareness of the relationship between wild horses and the landscape...

Riders in the Dirt

Riders in the Dirt

Comprised of four Forest Service professionals, Riders in the Dirt is an environmentally knowledgeable band...

Waterworks Gardens

Waterworks Gardens

Environmental artist Lorna Jordan emphasizes the connection between land, systems, and people....