The environmentally conscious G2 Gallery, located on the historic Abbot Kinney Blvd. will be open the day of the festival and will featuring Robert Glenn Ketchum’s new exhibit. The G2 Gallery is committed to supporting the environment by showcasing photography of our natural world. G2 gallery will have a $5 admission donation that will benefit The Friends of Ballona Wetlands.
This new exhibit continues the efforts by the G2 Gallery to highlight environmental photographers. 100% of their proceeds gets donated to charity. Their last show, Boundless Vision, benefited the Friends of Ballona Wetlands (an organization dedicated to the preservation of the Ballona Wetlands through restoration efforts, re-introduction of native species, and educational programs for children) and the Theodore Payne Foundation (restores California landscape and habitats through their native-plants nursery program.)
In addition to the show, Mr. Ketchum will be their first guest lecturer in a series of lectures addressing environmental issues. This lecture will be on October 10th at 7pm. Actress Maud Adams will deliver the special introduction that evening.
Robert Glenn Ketchum is an author, teacher, and photographer dedicated to supporting the environment through his work by addressing several issues including deforestation, clean air and water, and the preservation of wilderness. Additionally, in conjunction with his traveling exhibit, Ketchum lectures widely on the subject of preserving the ban on the Alaskan fisheries, hoping to prevent the most productive wild salmon fishery in the world from being destroyed by offshore oil and gas development and onshore mining.
1503 Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Venice, CA 90291