Tag Archives: Earth

COP15

COP15 (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) is coming up next month. This is the latest UN Climate Change Conference, where the world’s leaders will gather in Copenhagen to reach a deal which puts the world on track to … Continue reading

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Stop Climate Chaos Coalition| The Wave

Here are two important links: The Wave | Stop Climate Chaos Coalition. The Wave

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Richard Long Exhibition

Heaven and Earth: Richard Long Retrospective at Tate Britain, London. We are embedded within heaven and earth. It is our real identity. There is not a lot more to say, though as a species, we seem to make an awful … Continue reading

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The Age of Stupid

I got to see Franny Armstrong’s ‘The Age of Stupid’ last night. Well worth seeing. It stars Pete Postlethwaite as the last remaining survivor in the year 2055, on a planet devastated by climate breakdown. He sits in front of … Continue reading

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Crude and Stupid: Two Horror Movies for Earth Day

more about “A Crude Awakening“, posted with vodpod more about “The Age of Stupid: final trailer Feb …“, posted with vodpod These films explore  two of the major issues of our era: dubbed Peak Oil and Climate Change. For two sane … Continue reading

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Earth Hour on Northam Burrows

I am continually amazed at the sudden shifts in temperature and weather round here. Today – a bright sunny spring day, out with the family. In between pushing the baby buggy uphill, loaded with our newly-gathered stone collection from the … Continue reading

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What is Landscape?

There must be as many points of view, interpretations and definitions of ‘landscape’ as there are people. The farmer, the property developer, the holidaymaker and the conservationist are unlikely to have an agreed concept of landscape, though they might all … Continue reading

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…Enter the Dance

Northcott Theatre, Exeter: A meeting of Dance, Painting, Clay and Music – with Sandy Brown, Sue Way and Christoffer de Graal. From the darkened auditorium where I sit, I see a white canvas backdrop, and more of this material spread … Continue reading

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Earth Dreaming

After weeks of unsettled weather – torrential rain, sun, stormy, mild, cold, hot – it began to brighten up just in time for the opening of the Appledore Visual Arts Festival. Unpredictable weather patterns have long been known to be, … Continue reading

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Appledore Visual Arts Festival

Appledore Visual Arts Festival: 29th May to 1st  June 2008 The theme this year for the fabulous Appledore Festival in Devon is “Earth”. It will be opened on the evening of Wed. May 28th by Satish Kumar, followed by a screening … Continue reading

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