The Rococo Cocco Reef

The Rococo Cocco Reef is multi-dimensional, a living art work, educational tool, eco touristic dive site, The Rococo Cocco Reef habitat for fish and coral to thrive, and a reef brake that attenuates waves protecting shorelines endangered by rising sea levels due to climate change. will be created a utilizing substrate composed of minerals found […]

La Boheme: A Portrait of Our Oceans in Peril

La Boheme: A Portrait of Our Oceans in Peril

La Boheme: A Portrait of Our Oceans in Peril The tragic tale of interspecies love at the dawn of the Anthropocene age. Excerpt from “Labocine” interview May 2017 With La Bohème, the message is perhaps much more direct and personal…where the viewer ventures into a droplet of water on a microscopic scale an acidic winter […]

Je Mange La Mort Pour Diner….

Coral and Plankton Projection

Above  Je Mange La Mort Pour Diner.… Projection and Sound October 2015 note: the film above is meant to be projected in a loop there is really no beginning or end to it… This film is for projection and sound made especially for a live performance at the “Nocturne” which took place at midnight on October […]

Flag 75

Take a journey on Tara Oceans with artist Mara G. Haseltine.

Enchanted Star Sand

Star Sand Plankton Centephore Amphibious Sculpture

google sniper 2.0 Enchanted Star Sand (2011) is inspired by the unique shapes of sand found on Okinawa’s beaches. “Star Sand” is formed by the shells of foraminiferans, single-celled calcareous marine organisms, that live on the ocean floor. In this sculpture these tiny star shapes cling to the delicate tentacles of a ctenephore or sea gooseberry. […]

Explorers’ Club Annual Dinner–Mara Returns Flag 75

Explorers Club Flag Red, White Blue Diagonals, Compass, E, C

On the March vernal equinox of 2011 I had the honor of returning Flag 75, after having taken it on TARA OCEANS with me. Over the last 100 years, Flag 75 has traveled the world, including many stops in South America. Here is a photograph of me returning Flag 75 at the Explorers’ Club Annual […]

Portraits of My Mother

“Portraits of My Mother” by Mara G. Haseltine On May 14th science-based artist Mara G. Haseltine will have a virtual online exhibit ,“Portraits of My Mother” – the most intimate and personal work the artist has created. “Portraits of My Mother” is an homage to the artist’s recently deceased mother, Patricia Gercik Haseltine. Patricia grew […]