‘Visible Distance Second Sight’ is an art installation by Jennifer Bolande for DesertX. The temporary work can be found along the Gene Autry Trail near Vista Chino, CA
Source: Artist Replaces Billboards with Photos of the Landscapes They’re Blocking «TwistedSifter
Indigenous artist Sonny Assu uses Emily Carr’s classic landscapes as the foundation for his latest collection of art entitled We Come to Witness.
Source: Sonny Assu intervenes in Emily Carr’s ‘colonized’ landscapes in new exhibit – Home | q | CBC Radio
Thanks to the efforts of Standing Rock protesters, the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline has been diverted. Photographer Celine Guiout went to Standing Rock to shoot the women who made it happen.
Source: ‘Miracles Are Happening’: Photos of the Tireless Women of Standing Rock | Broadly
Founded by Robert Redford, Sundance Institute is a nonprofit organization that actively advances the work of independent storytellers in film and theatre.
Source: A Message from Native Filmmakers Fighting the Dakota Pipeline at Standing Rock | Sundance Institute
One snowy afternoon in April, a small group of Native Americans rode on horseback through the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and set up camp on a windy hillside overlooking the Cannonball River. They erected tepees, foraged for firewood and prayed for allies to help their people fight “the black snake.”
Source: How a fight against the ‘black snake’ at Standing Rock formed a global community – LA Times
Alejandro Kirchuk captured the struggle and the vitality of those who live in the basin of Argentina’s notoriously polluted Riachuelo River.
Source: Life Along a Poisoned River – The New Yorker
Environmental artist J Henry Fair captures the beauty and destruction of industrial sites to illustrate the hidden impacts of the things we buy – the polluted air, destroyed habitats and the invisible carbon heating the planet
Source: Industrial scars: The environmental cost of consumption – in pictures | Environment | The Guardian