The Real Work, Interviews and Talks – Gary Snyder

The communities of creatures in forests, ponds, oceans, or grasslands seem to tend toward a condition called climax, “virgin forest” — many species, old bones, lots of rotten leaves, complex energy pathways, woodpeckers living in snags, and conies harvesting tiny piles of grass. This condition has considerable stability and holds much energy in its web…

Endangered Boreal Art and the Environment Tour

The tour is an Ontario experience, which will start in Toronto, Ontario, visiting various locations, galleries, forests and sacred sites. Performances, exhibitions, exchanges, and arts activism conversations take place within art galleries and with artists and environmental activists in the following locations: High Park, Toronto, Gallery 1313 Art Gallery in Toronto, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, Quest…

Broken Forest 2022

Planning for Endangered Boreal Art and the Environment Tour for August 15 – 30, 2022. Here is the video from last year’s tour. This is a Discursive and Makers’ Space      Dedicated to fostering global bio-diversity and ending the exploitation of Wilderness areas and Sacred Sites all over the planet. How to SUPPORT the…

Old Growth Resurrection CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

OLD GROWTH RESURRECTION, REGENERATION, INTERVENTION Juried Exhibition: August 3-21, 2022 Online until: October 2, 2022 Deadline: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Jurors: Virginia Eichhorn, Cesar Forero and Joseph Muscat The Nipissing Regional Curatorial Collective, (NRCC), the Propeller Art Gallery in Toronto, and the International Broken Forests Group are reaching out to visual and media artists to SUBMIT…

Fairy Creek Blockade on Vancouver Island

Friends of the Broken Forests – Please Stand up for the Pacific Coast Old Growth Tiel-Jones is the lumber company (https://tealjones.com/) that is killing two-thousand-year-old trees near Fairy Creek on Vancouver Island. The premier of the province of British Columbia has publicly sanctioned these executions and should be held responsible for this atrocity. These majestic…

Stop the Destruction of Old Growth in BC

Hey Concerned Broken Forests People Please take a moment to sign this petition from Change.org.  Also check out the site itself to engage with folks who are petitioning “extraction capitalists” around the world. Text from the petition: “Some think it’s necessary to continue logging old growth forests with the way the forest industry is, but…