Art, Science, and the Vanishing Amazon

• Dispatch #23 • Some thoughts about spending 10 days in the Amazon jungle—and what it means for me as an artist. One of the most life-changing experiences I’ve had was being in the Amazon for ten days. From a distance, the forest may seem like a big uniform patch of green, but the Amazon … Continue reading Art, Science, and the Vanishing Amazon


Hang Gliding Retrospectives in Brazil

• Dispatch #22 • After being in the Amazon, here's an artist's thoughts on Brazil—while soaring through the sky. 1. The Takeoff I’m tied to a harness, about to mount a guy I don’t know and fly thousands of feet in the air. I am strapped as a newborn would be to a stork; like … Continue reading Hang Gliding Retrospectives in Brazil