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Heart of Turtle Island: The Niagara Escarpment
Monday, April 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmFree
The Presentation: This month, award-winning photographer and publisher Mark Zelinski will present images and stories that bring exquisite focus to the environmental treasures of the Niagara Escarpment, celebrating the diverse communities that thrive along its rugged, curving paths. Its aquifers and ecosystems support hundreds of at-risk species that coexist alongside the most densely populated and heavily developed region in Canada.
The Presenter: Trained as an artist and designer, Mark Zelinski’s diverse career as a professional photographer has taken him across 80 countries, with clients ranging from The National Film Board of Canada to Panasonic. He is also a publisher, writer, painter, filmmaker and winner of the Canadian Governor General’s Medal. Zelinski is best known for his “Books That Heal” initiative - donating 7,000 copies of his photography books to 100 worldwide charities. To find out more about Mark’s work, visit ttps://www.facebook.com/MarkZelinskiPhotographicDesign .