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SCIENCE MEETS ART

SCIENCE MEETS ART

July residencies will be dedicated to one of PLAYA’s central missions: to meld science and art. During the first two weeks, residents will address climate change communication and during the second two weeks “Art, Science and the Cultural Terrain”. Among the scientists offering their take on these topics… Read more…

PLAYA CAMPUS GROWS

PLAYA CAMPUS GROWS

PLAYA Co-Founder Bill Roach designed and has supervised the construction of the elegant and efficient new dwelling on PLAYA’s campus where Executive Director Ellen Waterston will take up residence July 1. Residency Manager John Martin, and his wife, Charlotte… Read more…

PLAYA 2018 RESIDENCY CALENDAR ANNOUNCED

PLAYA 2018 RESIDENCY CALENDAR ANNOUNCED

PLAYA is excited to unveil the 2018 calendar of residencies. It reflects a provocative balance of traditional and thematic residencies incorporating a broad spectrum of the sciences as well as literary, performing, and visual arts… Read more…

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SELECTED FOR PLAYA

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SELECTED FOR PLAYA

Ellen Waterston of Bend, Oregon to Head Up Residency Program

The Board of Directors of PLAYA is pleased to announce the selection of arts advocate and author, Ellen Waterston of Bend, Oregon, as the next Executive Director. She assumed her new post April 28, 2017.

In addition to her work as an award-winning author and poet, Waterston has significant experience in private, public, and nonprofit sector work… Read more