Renowned marine life artist Wyland changed the way people think about our environment when he started painting life-size whales on the sides of buildings in the 1980s. Wyland always thought big. And he never stopped. Today, the Wyland name has become synonymous with the new generation of awareness about environmental conservation. Through his unique marine life paintings, sculptures, and photography, Wyland has inspired a generation about the importance of marine life conservation. His life – like his art – can find him anywhere around the world, at any time, from the Antarctic ice shelf on a photo expedition to document climate change to a grassroots journey down the Mississippi River on a mission of conservation. The multi-faceted artist, scuba diver, educator, and explorer has hosted several television programs, including, “Wyland’s Ocean World” series on the Discovery Channel’s Animal Planet Network, “Wyland: A Brush With Giants” and “Wyland’s Art Studio,” a series for national public television. His mission of engaging people through nature-themed art and a more environmentally friendly lifestyle has led to strategic alliances with such notable organizations as the United States Olympic Team, United Nation Environment Program, and Walt Disney Studios, to name a few. Wyland’s 100th and final Monumental Marine Life Mural, Hands Across the Oceans, a 24,000-square-foot, half-mile-long series of canvas murals with student artists from 110 countries, was displayed in October 2008 at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., and honored by the National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution, White House Council on Environmental Quality, and the U.S. Department of the Interior. In May 2010, the United Nations released six Wyland images for an international stamp issue celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. Since 1993, the non-profit Wyland Foundation has set the standard for environmental outreach. In partnership with the United States Forest Service and National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Wyland is actively engaged in teaching millions of students around the world to become caring, informed stewards of our ocean, rivers, lakes, estuaries, and wetlands. The enormous extent of Wyland public artworks (it is estimated that his murals are viewed by more than a billion people every year), his award-winning art galleries, and community service projects have made him one of the most recognized and beloved artists in the nation. He is considered one of the most influential artists of the 21st Century, with artwork in museums, corporate collections, and private homes in more than one hundred countries.

                                                                   We will be filming Wyland's personal message to you soon!
                                                                         WYLAND on SeeMyBeach.com!
WYLAND WHALING WALL INTERVIEW
SeeMyBeach.com and Wyland are on a mission to save the ocean and make the planet a better place to live. As Wyland was saying during the interview, all of the elements of our planet are connected and we as humans, must change the way we interact with the planet or the planet will respond negatively.
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WYLAND BLUES CD INTERVIEW
Recorded in May 2011 in New Orleans at the famed Piety Street Recording following the one-year the anniversary of the Gulf Oil Spill Disaster, Blues Planet explores a new genre of 'Global Blues' that spotlights environmental artist Wyland’s passion for conservation through the blues sounds of Memphis, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Delta.
100% of profits from digital downloads of 'Dirty Oil' via iTunes will benefit National Wildlife Federation efforts to help Gulf wildlife, waters, and communities recover from the BP oil spill disaster.

WYLAND'S-MAYOR'S WATER CONSERVATION EFFORT
Wyland promoted water conservation on a nationwide tour and asked us to tag along for his Islamorada speech. Justin from the XP Florida 500 Paddle Board Tour was on hand as well as photographer, Annette Robertson and children from Treasure Village Montessori. Wyland and the kids painted scenes of sea turtles, dolphins and other sea creatures on barrels. It was a great and educational day for all.
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RIC INTERVIEWS TAYLOR AND LILLY AT WYLAND'S HOUSE
Wyland Ambassadors, Taylor and Lilly were interviewed by SeeMyBeach.com's Ric about their experience as being Ambassadors for Wyland and the Planet. We held the interview by the pool at Wyland's house in Islamorada. It was an interesting interview and the girls acted very mature. After the interview, Ric told them to just have fun and they posed in funny ways for photos.

Wyland joined SeeMyBeach.com's host of KidZone and Founder of HelpEndAllLitter.org on stage at the Earth Day event at Checca Lodge.
 

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