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Fighting Plastic

BY SONYA LUZ
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Sonya Luz Hinton Constanza uses her life to illustrate how many modern products have plastic components, and how to limit our plastic consumption as much as possible.

She then looks at the average consumption rate of single-use plastic bags worldwide, and points to various cities which have already banned these bags, urging Taos to do the same.

 
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Life after Ceramics

BY JILL ROUNDS
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Jill Rounds talks about her life after ceramics, and the various mediums she has explored since she left her ceramic tile business. She focuses mainly on painting and book arts, and shows several of her personal projects, many of which focus on themes of peace and spirituality.

 
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Assorted Works

BY HANK BRUSSELBACK
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Hank Brusselback talks about his paintings, showing pieces from various projects and series he has worked on over the years. His subject matter varies from political to personal, with some serving as light-hearted jokes about friends, and others becoming satires of political figures and problems in the United States and the world.

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Free Painting

BY ELIZABETH JOSE
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Elizabeth Jose shows a series of her paintings while she explains her daily routine and how she paints. She talks about the mindset she prefers to paint with, how she prepares herself, and what motivates her to paint in the first place.

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Modern Countervailance

BY ADAM SEITCHIK
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Adam Seitchik talks about the problems facing capitalism and government around the world today He shows how the original balance between the government, worker’s unions, and companies has become distorted over the years and finishes by looking at modern balances for corporate power, and how to remain socially aware while investing.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 28, 2013.

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Inside Wood and Paint: The Heart of Making

BY PATTI TRONOLONE
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 29, 2011

As a painter and furniture maker, Patti shares her thoughts and attitudes when she paints and what the paintings are to her. Also, since she loves nature, she shows off her furniture in that setting, as the pieces are influenced by the natural world and are made with natural materials. (in English)

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The Pattern Language of Taos Architecture

BY RACHEL PRESTON PRINZ
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 29, 2011

A city's architecture tends to tell you a lot about that city, and in this presentation, Rachel Preston Prinz highlights various architectural trends that you'll find in the city of Taos, New Mexico -- for example, the ornate bars that you'll see in one of the image are a reaction to the city's proximity to the "frontier." (in English)

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