My grandfather, W. Bryan Allen, was a WWII combat photographer. His accounts of the war help piece together a history of tragedy and hope. A couple of years ago I wrote a few words and shared some of my favorite photographs from his tour in Europe.
MacArther Award winner and former at-risk youth, Bill Strickland, elevates impoverished communities by providing dignity through world-class expectations, stunning architecture, sunlight, flowers, affection, and hope. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.
On my old website, I hosted a monthly series of interviews with potters at all stages of their career. Please give it a look. Potters interviewed include Sarah Jaeger, Peter Brondz (pictured), Joseph Pintz, Meredith Host, Sue Tirrell, Simon Levin, Deborah Schwartzkopf, Micheal Kline and many more!