A Wave of Change
Nearly 3,500 teens from around the world created Art, Film, Music, and Writing exploring the impacts of climate change for the 2019 Ocean Awareness Contest. Stay tuned for 2020 program announcements later this summer!
Creativity in Conservation
Our programs inspire ocean conservation through creative investigating and making. We believe art is a powerful way to explore issues impacting our oceans, connect more deeply with nature, and bring communities together to care for our blue planet.Our Story
Bringing Ocean Acidification to Life Through Art & Science
June 13, 2019
On June 1st, Bow Seat kicked off our summer with a workshop for teens at the Center for Maine Contemporary...
Offering Our New “Educator Innovation Awards”
May 14, 2019
Our global network of educators are invaluable members of the Bow Seat crew—whether they teach art, English, science, or other...
Art, Advocacy, and Action for Right Whales
May 13, 2019
On May 5th, Bow Seat joined forces with the New England Aquarium and Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) to present the...
Science Teacher, Forest Glen Middle School
“Living in coastal Southeast Florida, we see firsthand the consequences of climate change and marine pollution on our delicate coral reef ecosystem. The Ocean Awareness Contest gives my students a creative and artistic outlet to not only express their frustrations with these issues but also hope for the future and possible solutions. For that, I am grateful!”