The inaugural Keeping History Above Water Conference in April 2016 kicked off a cascade of related projects and programs, both close to home in Newport and around the world. Check out what’s keeping us busy!

We are…

keeping-74-bridge-street-above-water-coverPartnering with US/ICOMOS to develop and maintain a virtual Knowledge Community on Climate Change and Heritage. Our first big project was a countdown of 22 cultural heritage #climateactions leading up to COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco. Follow @USICOMOS or @US/ICOMOSClimate for the latest.

Sharing our Keeping History Above Water exhibition all over Rhode Island. It was on view in the Peerless Building (also home to Union Studio) this summer and opened at Roger Williams University on November 2.

Distributing a booklet of the 74 Bridge Street Resiliency Case Study. A downloadable PDF is available here, and you can email Kelsey Mullen if you’d like a hard copy.

Working with the team in Annapolis, led by Lisa Craig, on planning for the second edition of Keeping History Above Water — mark your calendars for October 29-November 1, 2017!