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Art and Environmentalism

EPA Pacific Southwest Regional Administrator Jared Blumenfeld had some interesting discussions about art and environmentalism with two artists who present environmental issues in their work. Take a listen to some of the highlights of the conversations with Chris Jordan and Eli Noyes.

Please note: The opinions and statements presented by the guest speakers do not represent EPA policy or constitute endorsement by EPA.


Eli Noyes

Michael Pollan

Eli Noyes is an animator and graphic artist based in San Francisco, California. He is the founder of Alligator Planet and he recently designed the new 'Go Green' stamp for the U.S. Postal Service.
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Chris Jordan

Chris Jordan

Chris Jordan is an artist based in Seattle, Washington who is best known for his large scale works depicting mass consumption and waste, particularly garbage. He has been called "the 'it' artist of the green movement."
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