1. Sarah Palin Post Turtle

    Well I have to say something brief about Sarah Palin. The best email I got described her as a post turtle. “While suturing a cut on the hand of a 75 year old Idaho rancher, whosehand was caught in a gate while working cattle, the doctor struck up aconversation with the old man. Eventually the […]

  2. Boris Groys Art and Power

    I just found a new book by Boris Groys. His arguments are strangely out of date, although this is a new book from 2008. “If we want to speak about the ability of art to resist external pressure, the question must first be asked Does art have its own territory that is worthy of defending?The […]

  3. Maya Lin’s Confluence Project: The Bird Blind

    Near Troutdale Oregon is the Bird Blind. It is set in a large tract of land that belongs to the Department of Forestry. They have been trying to restore it for many years. The Confluence Project has placed the Bird Blind at what will be the Confluence of the Sandy River and the Columbia River, […]

  4. Maya Lin’s Confluence Project: The Amazing Land Bridge

    This is Maya Lin walking up Land Bridge from the Columbia River to Fort Vancouver.Also shown is a model to give you the full effect of this bold concept, the artist Lillian Pitt and the architect John Paul Jones. Confluence Project is the largest work of Land Art ever created. It extends 450 miles along […]