Category Archives: Teaching

Output: Art after Fire

December 10th, 2020

I’m delighted to have been selected to participate in a mentored fellowship with Output: Art After Fire. Read more about the project here: https://www.artafterfire.com.au/

Updates on my work for this project will appear on the Words in Place site.

 

Interview with Variable West

December 10th, 2020

Such a wonderful publication! This interview allowed me to expand upon and update many of the ideas I talked about in my interview with the LA Times.

Climate Grief and Embracing Beautiful Confusion: Daniela Molnar Interviewed

Interview with Literary Arts

September 20th, 2020

I talk about place, poetry, hybrid writing, my teaching style, and list some writers who are inspiring me lately in this interview. Thanks to Literary Arts for the opportunity!

Teacher Spotlight: Daniela Molnar

Fellowship with the Western States Center

August 27th, 2020

I’m delighted and honored to have been awarded a fellowship with the Western States Center as part of their Common Good Masterclass for Artists and Cultural Workers: Combating Racism, Antisemitism, and Anti-Democratic Movements. I’m eager to learn about the intersection of these forces and to make art in response.

Two classes at Literary Arts

August 15th, 2020

Fall 2020 online: Nature Writing Now

 

Fall 2020 online: Writing Along the Seam

 

Profile in the Los Angeles Times

January 11th, 2020

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Thank you to the wonderful writer Julia Rosen and photographer Genaro Molina for this generous, thoughtful article on my New Earth series and on the role of art and artists in sociopolitical/cultural change.

Julia begins: “It had been a long day and Daniela Molnar’s mind was wandering when she saw the shape. The shape of what was already lost; the shape of something new that had just come into being.

Little did she know, it was a shape that would expose a profound feeling of grief within her — and then help her process it. …”

Read the rest here: https://www.latimes.com/la-sci-col1-climate-change-art-2019-story.html

Guiding Signal Fire’s Outpost Residency

August 20th, 2018

It was an honor and a thrill to spend two weeks with fellow guide Wendy Given and 8 wonderful artist residents exploring and learning about the mighty Loowit.

Huge thanks to the Mount Saint Helens Institute for inviting us and to everyone who supports Signal Fire‘s work.

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Sitka Center class

June 3rd, 2018

I am honored to be teaching at the Sitka Center for Art + Ecology. Here are some photos from my recent sold-out workshop, “Observation, Imagination, and Chance with Watermedia.”

Thank you to all the wonderful students I met!

If you’re interested in participating in future workshops, please be in touch.

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Art + Ecology Minor at PNCA, Juxtapoz press

September 27th, 2017

I spearheaded an Art + Ecology Minor at the Pacific Northwest College of Art.

Students are already making incredible work in this program and several community partnerships have been made with organizations such as PLAYA, Signal Fire, Oregon Environmental Council, and OPAL.

The new program was also featured in Juxtapoz!

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Workshop at Scalehouse

February 14th, 2015

I’m excited to be leading a workshop on Visual Storytelling at ScaleHouse, a wonderful community art space in Bend, OR. More details are here.

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