The Alaska-based arts-humanities-science consortium In a Time of Change (ITOC) is seeking applicants from all disciplines within the arts and humanities for a series of collaborative workshops culminating in a group exhibit and book entitled In a Time of Change: Boreal Forest Stories. The transdisciplinary exhibit will to be presented in the Bear Gallery in May, 2022 and will feature multiple artists and humanists working in a variety of media, following regular interactions with scientists, to produce original works that communicate narratives rooted in the boreal forest, including its ecology, its inhabitants, and their interactions.

Information Session

In the informational session held on July 31, 2020 via Zoom, we presented examples of past projects, review the application procedures, and answer questions. For those who were unable to join live, you can watch the recorded session here.  password = Hj+Br^49

If you have questions, contact: Mary Beth Leigh at

Call for Applications

Before applying for this program, please:

  1. view the recording of the information session (see above) and
  2. review the full Call for applications – ITOC Boreal Forest Stories.

Apply to the ITOC: Boreal Forest Stories

Application deadline: September 15, 2020, 11:59pm

Apply for this call by emailing completed form and required attachments to

Application form – ITOC Boreal Forest Stories

Note: Group activities will take place approximately once per month from November 2020 through May 2022. A gallery exhibit is scheduled for May 2022 at the Bear Gallery, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts, Fairbanks, Alaska.