Saturday, December 3, 2022

The Latest Works At The Underwater Museum of Art Have Been Installed


The latest works to feature in the Underwater Museum of Art (UMA) off the coast of north Florida have been installed.

The installation took place earlier this month during a socially distanced event attended by around 50 people, including many of the artists and project partners.

The latest efforts are a collaboration between the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA) and South Walton Artificial Reef Association (SWARA).

The latest batch of works to be installed in the museum include:

  • Bee Grayt by Katie Witherspoon from Santa Rosa Beach, FL.
  • Building Blocks by Zachary Long from Oklahoma City, OK.
  • Dawn Dancers by Shohini Ghosh from Highlands Ranch, CO.
  • Eco-Bug by Priscila D’Brito from Boca Raton, FL.
  • El Plastico by George Sabra from Georgetown, TX.
  • From The Depths by Kirk Seese from Lutherville, MD.
  • Hope by Jonathan Burger from New Bern, NC.
  • Three Wishes by Marisol Rendón and Ingram Ober from San Diego, CA.

You can find out more information here.

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life!