But climate change, invasive species, rampant economic development, political polarization,environmental-, immigration-, and tax policies, reactionary and short-sighted actions, internetmobs, as well as income and class segregation threaten diversity.
How can we as artists respond: Portray the richness and beauty of our existing natural andcultural environment? Memorialize lost species, habitats, and voices? Highlight current threats?Portray a dystopian future devoid of diversity, or a utopian future where diversity thrives? Expressyour response in any artistic medium: drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, multi-media, poetry,song, photography, dance, or performance.