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“Angel Azul: Casting for a New Generation” The movie that documents the work of eco-artist deCaires Taylors living undersea sculpture museums

de Caires Taylor’s work is one of a kind, innovating ecological relations with the blue planet, ticking all the boxes of eco tourism and then some.

Synopsis of the Film:
“Angel Azul explores the artistic of Jason deCaires Taylor, an innovative artist who combines creativity with an important environmental solution; the creation of artificial coral reefs from statues he’s cast from live models. When algae overtakes the reefs however, experts provide the facts about the perilous situation coral reefs currently face and solutions necessary to save them. Peter Coyote generously provides insightful narration that leaves viewers pondering our connection to this valuable and beautiful ecosystem.”



Undersea Sculpture Angel Azul. Image from environmentnext.org 


Guardian of the Caribbean – largest undersea artificial reef



1.9 km artificial reef to be built off the coast of the Caribbean Sea, Mexico.