5 Months Ago Today
VISUAL ART > FEATURE SEP 10, 2014 Susan Robb Is Going from Mexico to Canada Like No Artist Has Gone Before On her five-month walk along the Pacific Crest Trail, the artist is Instagramming nature, replicating rocks, and Facebooking the sublime. Why on earth would someone go out into the wild to blog? by Jen Graves Moves from biome […]
Thru Hiking Will Ruin Your Life
It’s been a long time since I’ve posted new news. Gizmo, a fellow PCT thru-hiker has been creating Sounds of the Trail, a podcast exploring the world of thru-hiking via interviews with thru-hikers. I met up with Gizmo at the PCT kickoff in late April 2015, almost a year to the day since I embarked on Wild Times and […]
I teamed up with Projecteo, the coolest Instagram-image mini-projector around, to offer you a projector PLUS a five-month subscription to Wild Times image wheels stocked with a choice selection of photo work I create while walking from Mexico to Canada. The projector and a new wheel each month will be deliver to you, all nestled […]
Kickstart Wild Times!
Hello Friends, In less than three months I embark on Wild Times, a work that explores wildness in contemporary life via new media, social engagement, and a 2,650 mile hike. I invite you to join me through satellite events happening at over seven west coast host venues, various calls to collaborate, and a series of […]
Profile in the Seattle Times
Susan Robb: connecting people and the wilderness A profile of Seattle multimedia artist Susan Robb, who fosters connectedness among individuals, and between people and the wilderness, with her “long walks.” She’ll embark on a very long walk next summer — nearly 3,000 miles. And we’re all invited to watch. By Robert Ayers Special to The Seattle […]
Want to get wild with me?
I recently returned from a week-long Creative Capital retreat at Williams College in Massachusetts. It was a combination think-tank, pow-wow, and networking event that underscored contemporary art’s ability to make this little world of ours a more just, free, healthy (and of course interesting) place to thrive. During the week I gave a presentation to […]