15Jan/18

Back in Cozumel – Sergeant Major Fish Welcomes The Live Stream Crowd

  On Saturday while representing Zoe and Living Sea Sculpture at a Marine Science Fair all about corals in Playa Del Carmen’s SAYAB Planetarium, I caught this Sergeant Major whizzing by with

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12Jan/17

New Year Cycles

Happy New Year! Politics aside, 2017 is off to a good start. The last days of 2016 and the first week of 2017 were filled with special endings and beginnings, just the

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22Nov/16

ONWARD! #givingtuesday #razoogivingtuesday16

With the US presidential election making rough and freaky waves through the world of environmental and human rights, and everything else, I had to do something to lighten my heart and mind

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31Oct/16

Zoe is in the SEA!!!

On Sept 8, 2016, we received our final signature from the government to install Zoe in an incredible home. Zoe touched the seafloor in Cozumel, Mexico on September 23, 2016. Plans to be

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18Sep/16

Luz Verde for Zoe

It’s happening! I’m sitting outside using some wifi in Puerto Morelos while all the puzzle pieces are Tetrising (verb) into place to install Zoe in Cozumel sea by month’s end. So exciting

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18May/16

OpenROV in Quintana Roo

Just launched our expedition on Open Explorer. Hugely grateful to David Lang, Fellow TED Fellow and co-founder of OpenROV, for helping us to receive a grant to play with this new toy

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08Mar/16

International Women’s Day

For this day, March 8th, I posted this update to kickstarter about ZOE and some other life events. It’s a day to celebrate and honor the creativity and powerful motivations that well

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12Jan/16

ArtCOP21 ZOE Reef reFORMed

Before I arrived in Mexico late December 2014, I was already anticipating COP21. I had marched with the Climate March in New York in September, and am in the wave of humanity

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27Sep/15

TEDxCancún

September 18th, 2015 was the first ever TEDxCancún. It took Mónica Alba and her team 4 years to get the license because there was some doubt at the top that Cancun is

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17May/15

Geometries Patterns Music

I’m studying Spanish while here in Mexico, and had the fortune to meet Dr. ‘West’ Marrin in class last week. Through our raw Spanish conversation, we realized we had a mutual fascination

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17Jan/15

Scouting el Sitio

Hola! Scouting installation site in Punta Nizuc. photo courtesy of Ray Santisteban I arrived here in Quintana Roo on December 28th. I wanted to experience my first Mexican New Year’s Eve, an

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04Dec/14

IMC exhibit

From the opening reception of the exhibit, TrashTara: It Starts with an Inhale on November 6th, until the closing reception on December 2nd, the Co-Create residency with James Tunick at THE IMC

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23Oct/14

TrashTara : It Starts with An Inhale

I was walking in the East Village with my dog, stopping for him to pee and for me to take a photo of a cigarette butt flattened in a crack in the

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25Aug/14

ZOE looks ahead in the midst of spawning and pollution

I opened my window just as we were flying over Punta Nizuc where we plan to install ZOE. There is a lot of ocean in the photo, but I was so focused

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08Aug/14

Too shallow? Can this be true?!

Putting our heads together to solve the latest puzzle: Nizuc Resort and Spa is ready to house ZOE. Yea!! They want to celebrate it, publicize, make it quite happy with simple swank

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07Aug/14

Made it to Cancun

Made it to Cancun! Room 2509 on the playa at Celuisma Dos Playas while they fix a water explosion thingy problem in my room on lagoon side for couple days. Variety. love

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03Aug/14

we have moved next door!

Heading to Cancun Thursday. Time to mark the spot for ZOE’s ocean home at Nizuc Resort and Spa. Here’s one visitor’s view. From DNA-Dividing at Club Med to ZOE at Nizuc Resort

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17Jun/13

Crafthaus Exhibit and University of Oregon’s Full Spectrum

“I’m grading student work and who do I see? @misssnailpail looking at me.” That was a welcome surprise tweet from @JessicaLeeGreen- University of Oregon professor, TED Senior Fellow, friend and colleague. Restoring

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