Category Archive: Thinking: Nature

Jun 08

Evolution of Nature in Art

Upon the discovery that the Seattle Art Museum exhibit that I had hoped to see was not in fact on display until 2017, I undertook the task of finding a progression of the portrayal of nature in the SAM’s collection over time.  I hoped to better understand, at least from an artist’s perspective, how the conception …

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Jun 08

Eco-Terrorism and the Wilderness Part 1: Considering Intention

2005 Dream Garden Press

Note: A number of the sources I cite are from ProQuest.  If you don’t have access to them, email me.  I can get you pdf copies. After 9/11, Americans universally sought to explain terrorism.  We explored the involvement of religion and ascribed jihad as the driving factor behind the actions of al Qaeda and its …

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