Bright Angel Quadrangle, 27" H x 22" W (framed: 30 x 24)
Collage on paper; heat transfers, silk transfers, pen and stitching on a USGS, 7.5 minute topographic map. The text contains information about ponderosa pine ecology, fire terminology, and text from Clarence Dutton's 1882 Canyon Country journal.

Fires of Change: the art of fire science is an artist/scientist project that explores how fire as an ecosystem process is impacted by climate change and societal development.

Exhibition venues:
Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, 2019
Northern Rockies Fire Science Network, Idaho & 2 other venues
516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
: through July 2017
University of Arizona Museum of Art: Nov 19, 2015 - April 3, 2016
Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff: Sept 4, 2015 - Oct 31, 2015


Fires of Change was funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Joint Fire Science Program and organized by the Flagstaff Arts Council
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  © Bonnie Peterson www.bonniepeterson.com
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photo credit: Tom Van Eynde

 
       
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