100 seconds to midnight - sketchbook

100 seconds to midnight

23 January, 2020 Citizens of the world It is 100 seconds to midnight Humanity continues to face two existential dangers:nuclear war and climate change. The symbolic countdown to humanity’s end is at one hundred seconds to midnight. Act now. Doomsday clock A booklet of cyanotypes on vintage book paper, prepared as part of the Brooklyn…

matariki - cyanotype

matariki

Matariki is the Maori language name for the cluster of stars known as the Pleiades (Messier 45), an open star cluster in the constellation of Taurus.  It is one of the nearest star clusters to Earth and is obvious to the naked eye in the night sky, a prominent sight in winter.  The ten brightest…