MUSAN: New underwater museum and artificial reef opens off the coast of Ayia Napa

A new underwater museum and rewilding project by sculptor, environmentalist and photographer Jason deCaires Taylor has opened some 8-10 metres deep in the waters of Cyprus’ Ayia Napa. The Museum of Underwater Sculptures Ayia Napa (MUSAN), located just 200 metres from Ayia Napa’s Pernera beach within the Ayia Napa Artificial Reef Marine Protected Area, contains 93 artworks which range from figurative statues to trees, some … Continue reading MUSAN: New underwater museum and artificial reef opens off the coast of Ayia Napa

US’s first ever Underwater Museum of Art opens to support marine life

Underwater art with an environmental purpose is now available for divers to peruse at the US’s first ever Underwater Museum of Art. The museum, which is in the Gulf of Mexico, lies at a depth of approximately 60feet and at a distance of 0.7-miles from the shore of Grayton Beach State Park located in South Walton, Florida. Each year, a juried selection of sculptural works, drawn from … Continue reading US’s first ever Underwater Museum of Art opens to support marine life